I am puzzled. Our 8th Congressional district is currently represented in Washington, D.C., by an individual who previously was in law enforcement. He continually espouses his support of law and order.

Yet he just voted against holding in contempt of Congress an individual — former White house Chief Strategist Steve Bannon — for flagrantly violating the laws governing the subpoena authority of the U.S. House of Representatives (“Region's House members vote along party lines on Steve Bannon contempt resolution,” Oct. 22). I have great difficulty explaining this disconnect to my children and grandchildren.

Our district needs and deserves a representative whose moral compass comes from within and not apparently from what he is told to do.

Steve Hedman

Duluth

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