Battle over Obama presidential library takes turn for the absurd

Ben Yount
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Apr 24, 2014 5:00 AM
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Battle over Obama presidential library takes turn for the absurd

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The debate over a $100 million Barack Obama Presidential Library has taken a political turn for the absurd.

So says Republican state Rep. Ed Sullivan.

Either one wants to spend the taxpayer dollars — money the state doesn’t have — or one is “wrong” and, thus, a tea party extremist.