“Rules for thee but not for me” seems to be the attitude of Owosso City Council member Emily Olson.

If you recall, Ms. Olson kicked a political beehive at her very first meeting as part of the Owosso City Council by refusing to stand for the opening prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance and made a motion to eliminate the prayer.

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Mother Hen

Opening prayer is only a cherished norm to the religious in the community. Various surveys put the religious of the area at ~~32%.

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