Cumberland Times-News

Opinion

October 18, 2013

It’s a fine attitude to have, but priorities are misguided

It’s admirable that Christine Hajek and Sen. Barbara Mikulski have such sympathy for horses by condemning their slaughter (“Thanks to Sen Mikulski for backing food safeguard act,” Oct. 17 Times-News).

It’s a shame they can’t have the same sympathy for human babies in the womb who are undergoing slaughter by the millions.

I don’t know about Ms. Hajek, but Sen. Mikulski has shown by her voting record that she doesn’t, by voting many times in favor of abortion.

When are we going to get our priorities in order?

Leon Dillman

Cumberland

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