In the interest of provoking a "wee" bit of WCF discussion, perhaps, we'll highlight Interesting pair of stories, which have been floating around the internet over the course of the past few days, concerning Utah's tea-party (crackpot) champion Mike Lee, who'll be standing for election again in 2016. In the context of our continuing Weber County Forum discussions of Senator Lee, we're certain that nothing contained below will be a surprise to anyone:
- Study: Utah’s Mike Lee is most extreme senator - Salt Lake Tribune
- Study: Lee The Most Conservative Utah Senator Ever - Utah Public Radio
“The next closest legislator was actually the first senator who ever served from Utah or one of the first (since there were two), Sen. [Arthur] Brown,” he said. “He served from 1896 to 1897. He had a score of .812.
And here's the kicker, folks, which might bring along a few surpises. Seems that, unlike esteemed "conservative" Utah Senator Arthur Brown, Senator Lee has not yet been murdered by his mistress:
As to today's WCF history lesson... You're welcome, Gentle WCF Readers.
And... speaking about ultra conservative, wing-nut Senator Mike Lee? We'll be keeping our ear to the ground, awaiting future "conservative" news developments.