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  •  Add Roy Blunt who was all in but.. (8+ / 0-)

    ..is now backing off support
    Link with copyrighted photo use

    The background image is by photographer Walter Rowland. I spoke to his wife Linny, and she told me:

    "Wow, I'm so surprised to see that someone would do this. Especially a senator! It's even more of a violation because I'm actually in the photo so it's as if I'm supporting his beliefs. Yes, that's one of my husband's photos who is actually a semi-professional photographer, and no, they weren't given permission."

    Roy has since changed the background on his Twitter in an attempt to cover his tracks.

    This is a screen grab, and there are several more legislators cught out using borrowed material.

    What's saddening is Sherrod Brown a co-sponsor. He's listed here too

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