Sheboygan Press: Letters: Feingold an excellent example of government of, by and for the people

Sen. Russ Feingold took a courageous stand on “Wireless Wiretapping” and stood up to a president who acted like the Bill of Rights and the Constitution were repealed by 9/11.

No wonder he received a John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award.

Also, as one of too few senators, he was wise enough not to allow himself to be lied into a vote for the Iraq War.

As we sadly watch the elimination of small business people and working men and women from the middle class, brought on by CAFTA, NAFTA, GATT, “Gifts to the Rich tax policies” and the Most Favored Nation Treatment of the PRC, Russ voted against all of them.

Only Russ, the fifth poorest US Senator based on personal net worth out of 100, has and will continue to have just the interests of small business owners and working men and women at heart as he continues to fight for them.

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