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October 30, 2013
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Where’s the line on vote?

Gardnerville Assemblyman Jim Wheeler found himself in the middle of a media frenzy on Monday when a video surfaced of him implying he’d vote for slavery if that’s what his constituents wanted. Wheeler didn’t so much say that he would vote for slavery, as agree with someone who was criticizing him on a vote he made in support of Brianna’s Law, which he feels is unconstitutional. Technically, the quote was “I’d have to hold my nose. I’d have to bite my tongue. They’d have to hold a gun to my head. But, yeah. It’s what the citizens want. It’s what …

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The Record Courier Updated Oct 30, 2013 03:30PM Published Nov 6, 2013 09:16AM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.