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Bastrop fires

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

Letter: Doggett says ‘blame game’ doesn’t help fire victims

U.S. Rep. LLOYD DOGGETT writes, “We could use more Bastrop community spirit, in which local leaders of both parties work together constructively to overcome tragedy. Instead, Gov. Rick Perry and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst blamed President Barack Obama for what they themselves failed to do.”