Bill Bennett: Honorary Punching Bag of the Day

It seems that Dr Bill Bennett is in a bit of hot water again.  Remember when the left tried to destroy him because of his gambling issue?  Remember back even further when he angered everyone as the drug czar talking about policies that would reduce drug us and crime?

Well, this time he made a statment that was making a point of one effective way to reduce crime.  He is quoted as saying something like "I do know that it’s true that if you wanted to reduce crime, you could, if that were your sole purpose, you cold abort every black baby in this country and your crime rate would go down."

So the question is, what did he really say, and what was the context of the converstion.  You can find a disscussion about that here

The interesting thing I think is that Bill is under fire and he knows it and he is ready to take the heat.  He is used to that.

Take it to them Bill!



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