If she is to travel she took some time to plan this, as well as home schooling her kids. I dont have any problem with that, great for here that she can do it. But WHY couldn't she share this information before election deadline, so the people of the district could have voted for a replacement. Now if they hold a special election just for this how much will that be.
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