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'Rep. Drazan has back to river' and is handicapped by too many GOP 'crazies' running around out there

To the editor:

I sincerely feel for Oregon House leader Christine Drazan (R-Canby). She is a very intelligent and articulate leader. I see her as the face of the Oregon Republican Party. But she has a problem: out of touch, right-wing members of the Oregon GOP.

The Herald-Pioneer.

I recently left the Democratic Party over Afghanistan. It was my belief that the Clackamas County Republican Party would like an independent like me to campaign. I'm a combat veteran and seasoned Democratic campaigner. I could pick off Democrats quite easily. But no. They didn't want me. They will only work with Republicans who enjoy losing. Have they ever heard of allies?

The Herald-Pioneer.

Rep. Drazan has her back to a river and both of her flanks have been overrun. No battlefield commander can move her troops under such conditions. No wonder Rep. Drazan can't use her intelligence to get her out of this jam.

The crazies are just too strong. Maybe the GOP can run another QANON candidate? Sad.

Brian Fitzgerald

Happy Valley


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