Watch This: Child Shames GOP Lawmaker Into Dropping Welfare Bill – The Root


A Tennessee lawmaker has dropped a bill linking academic performance to a family’s welfare benefits after an intrepid 8-year-old girl followed him around the state Capitol, relentlessly questioning him about the measure, the Raw Story reports.

State Sen. Stacey Campfield was greeted by Aamira Fetuga, a homeschooled 8-year-old, who presented him with a petition signed by people opposing his welfare bill, according to the Tennessean. (More)

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