Vos rejects Anderson’s request to phone into Assembly committee hearings

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Speaker Robin Vos has rejected a request from paralyzed Dem Rep. Jimmy Anderson to phone into Assembly committee hearings, writing in a letter he can't change chamber rules via "fiat."
The GOP leader said Thursday he continues to oppose giving members a call-in option.
Vos also knocked Anderson for taking his complaints about committee rules to the media, accusing him of "political grandstanding."
Anderson, D-Fitchburg, fired back that Vos' letter was "unnecessarily mean" and "offensive."
Instead of a call-in option, the Rochester Republican told Anderson in a letter a videographer will be mad...

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