March 10, 2005

Crapo says Right to Freedom of Speech Reflected in Fighting For Freedoms

Senator acknowledges letters, visits, and messages regarding war efforts

Washington, DC - Idaho Senator Mike Crapo today noted that the efforts by those expressing opinions over the conflict in Iraq demonstrate a basic freedom many Americans take for granted--freedom of speech. Crapo has received numerous contacts from Idahoans regarding the war, including personal office visits, letters, faxes and e-mails.A satellite feed on CrapoĆ¢??s remarks today is available:2:00-2:15 p.m. Mountain Time / 1:00-1:15 p.m. Pacific TimeGalaxy 3 (C-Band)Transponder 7 HorizontalDownlink 3840Standard AudioFOR INTERESTED MEDIA: A radio actuality is available by calling 1-800-545-1267. Press 327 at any time during or after the greeting and instructions. If you encounter any difficulties with the system, please contact Susan Wheeler at the above number. You can also access the actuality through the Internet at www.senate.gov/src/radio/crapo