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Should Lawrence lobby to host the 2014 Special Olympics?

Response Percent Votes
74% 692
21% 198
Not sure
3% 33
Total 923


tomatogrower 7 years, 10 months ago

Wow, why so many no's? This would bring some good income to our town, and it's a great event. Yes, you would have to put up with more traffic, but it would be worth it.

rgh 7 years, 10 months ago

This would be a great event to host!! Don't worry about the "no" votes, they don't even know why they are voting against it.

Jüstin Mössman 7 years, 10 months ago

i voted no and i know why i am voting against it, so i guess rgh is wrong

Deb Engstrom 7 years, 10 months ago

So please tell us why. You might have a very good reason, but I sure can't think of any.

Linda Aikins 7 years, 10 months ago

That would be incredible! And we have a local man here in Lawrence that wins some of the events in weightlifting, and is a special guy with wonderful parents. Yes it is Brady Tanner!

kupinklady 7 years, 10 months ago

This is a great event. I went to it when it was in Ames, IA. The athletes had a great experience. Lawrence would benefit greatly from this event.

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