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Residents see through a partisan charade

The Winsted Journal Editorial

Budget opponents demonstrated that they have little respect for their neighbors Monday night as they attempted to derail a town budget meeting over procedural minutiae.

Once again it was the two Republicans, Kenneth Fracasso and Glenn Albanesius, who attempted to postpone Monday’s meeting due to an error in the recorded minutes from a previous selectmen’s meeting. The selectmen also contended in a last-minute move that the meeting could not be held because printed copies of the budget had not been available prior to Monday night’s budget meeting.

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