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An embarrassment to our state

Hope folks will check out today’s edition of Setting the record straight, which shines a light on an amazingly ignorant and mean-spirited email from the office of the state Labor Commissioner, Cherie Berry.

In it, Berry’s spokeswoman tells an AP reporter that the detailed complaint filed by lawyers representing exploited farmworkers is “a political stunt to promote a leftist agenda.”

The agenda: providing adequate toilets to farmworkers.

Read the article by clicking here.

One Comment


  1. david esmay

    October 14, 2011 at 3:48 pm

    Giving a voice to those who have none is leftist. Cherie Berry has been living off other people’s taxes for way too long.

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