The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

Opinion

August 27, 2013

Gov. got his report, but Iowans need more

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Such a thing will be hard to prove in court, but the people of Iowa deserve to see the evidence.

Unfortunately, the governor’s office made Lavorato sign a nondisclosure agreement.

As a result, he couldn’t reveal any of the documents he reviewed. So, the people of Iowa will have to wait until Hedund’s lawsuit is tried to see whether they agree with Lavorato’s conclusions.

That’s what should have happened in the first place.

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