Martin speaks with wisdom |

Martin speaks with wisdom

One candidate forgot that the “Know-Nothing” party died long ago in 1857 and that we don’t shoot owls anymore.

The other couldn’t get his philosophy in or out of the box.

Another property advocate of special interest groups forgets his obligations toward society – unless he changes his mind, of course, again.

A recent newcomer to this county knew all about NH 2020 although she never attended a meeting or read up about it.

The one who speaks articulately with wisdom and sophistication about current and future resolutions is our Supervisor Izzy Martin – your choice!

Anthony Cleison

Grass Valley

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