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5 Reasons Why Lori Saine Is Colorado's Nastiest, Most Clueless Politician

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This week, Colorado Representative Lori Saine stirred controversy (again) with a "tribute" to Martin Luther King Jr. in which she argued that blacks and whites were once lynched in "almost equal numbers." She also struck back against naysayers by claiming that a fellow white Republican was a victim of reverse racism.

This combination of idiocy and vindictiveness is Saine's brand, as Westword has documented over the past decade.

Here are five reasons that Saine, who represents the portion of Weld County that includes Dacono, is Colorado's nastiest yet most clueless politician, presented in chronological order:
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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