Re: Clinton and the 1993 Jamboree?
Sun, 22 Sep 1996 23:54:48 PDT
[citings are actually from two independent posts]
>It was _very_ unusual that no representative of the Honorary President
>was at the jamboree
I view this as normal. The scouts ought to have more interesting things
to do then to witness a speach from our president on a non political topic.
>_maybe_ we should load his internet address with requests to support
>honest values (remember "Character Counts") and show up
That's your right. I however am more inclined to judge politiciens by their
political actions then by their presence or non presence at a jamboree. As much
as the boys might have other more fun activities, I hope the president has more
important things to do.
The relationship beween showing up and supporting honest values eludes
>we were informed that Clinton declined to attended because...
Do you have any backing for this or is this how rumors start?
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City