|Guest Column: We need open debate, real answers|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
In real political debate, candidates ask each other questions. Citizens ask questions of candidates and follow-up their answers. But in St. Augustine and St. Johns County, our local elections are deadly dull.
The schoolmarms in charge demand we write our questions on a card. Someone else decides whether it gets asked. Why? There is no follow-up. Why? There’s no information exchanged. Why? No one is held accountable. Why?
“That’s the way things have been run” in St. Johns County for years.
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