Archive for May 3rd, 2008

Of Hypocrites and DUI

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

Just the most recent example of the hypocrisy of MADD’s "War on Drunk Driving"….

Texas Lawmaker Who Created $3000 DUI Fine Gets a DUI

Austin, TX.  May 2 — A Texas state lawmaker instrumental in the passage of legislation increasing penalties on drunk drivers was himself arrested late Wednesday for driving while intoxicated (DUI). Texas State House Transportation Chairman Mike Krusee (R-Round Rock) now faces the special $3000 "driver responsibility fee" that he rushed into law in June 2003…

Nothing new here.  See my previous posts, The Hypocrisy of DUI Laws, The Hypocrisy Continues, Who Guards the Guardians? and Hypocrisy and the War on Drunk Driving.

(Thanks to Andre Campos.)