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Old 01-15-2012, 12:16 AM
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Default Barbour responds to the outrage over pardons

Gov. Haley Barbour gave his response to the uproar over his pardoning 203 convicts, reported in Saturday's Clarion Ledger paper:

http://www.clarionledger.com/article/20120114/NEWS01/201140348/Barbour-Forgive-cut-medical-costs?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Home

It's interesting that he answered the critics with the argument of Christian forgiveness and compassion--something that is quickly becoming foreign in this country. Giving a person a second chance is not very popular in our vindictive culture these days.
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