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McMillan: Shut Up, She Explained

Second-term Rep. Shannon McMillan, R-Silverton, has filed to run for re-election to a third term representing District 7. McMillan, who yesterday publicly asked the House to convene an ethics committee to investigate her actions when she voted against a bill that ends special protections from debt collectors for elected officials without revealing that she had personally benefited from that law, had no comment after filing her candidacy papers. Asked if she planned to send out a statement about why she’s running again, McMillan told this reporter, “No, and I think you should leave/Betsy Russell, Eye on Boise. More here.

Question: Methinks Rep. McMillan is getting a little full of herself when ignores a legitimate question and tells a veteran reporter like Russell to take a hike? Agree/disagree?

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