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Not Great is Better than Good

By Brian Slattery

At their Jan. 7 meeting, county commissioners considered, for about 10 minutes, a proposal by commissioner Randy Thompson to video stream and record their meetings.

The discussion did not go Thompson's way as the idea, just to consider taking their show live, was shot down 4-1.

All other commissioners — Mike Forte, Frank Williams, Pat Sykes and Marty Cooke — couldn’t see where there was a need as there was neither a great deal of public interest nor a good reason to spend the money.

I’d like to touch on each of those points.

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