Tue
Jul 23 2019
06:51 pm

I'm not a Calfee fan but this takes guts!

Casada's message to a group of rural lawmakers: vote for Gov. Bill Lee's school vouchers bill - or else.

"If we didn't vote for the education savings account, we would have a primary opponent," Calfee recounted.

NewsChannel 5 asked, "So you had a Republican threatening to find an opponent for you in the Republican primary."

"For everybody in the room," he answered.

We followed up, "There's no doubt in your mind that that was a threat."

"Yes, it was a threat."

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