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GOP still conflicted

| Thursday, April 20, 2017, 8:55 p.m.

After an embarrassing six-year stretch in which former Vice President Dick Cheney's former company, Halliburton, made billions of dollars during the Iraq war, we now have a president, who in 2015 and 2016 reported owning stock in Raytheon, profiting when missiles are launched.

As usual, the whole GOP is quiet as church mice. Does the Republican Party have one shred of decency and ethics left, or has the lust for power become the whole party's only objective?

For the last two decades, Republicans seem to be totally unable to police their own ranks or even make it appear they are attempting to do so.

Joe Lucas

South Side

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