Viktor Orban

Why does Andy Harris support a repressive regime in Hungary? [Letter]

Why does Andy Harris support a repressive regime in Hungary? [Letter]

Editor:

At a recent town hall, Rep. Andy Harris proudly spoke of his Eastern European heritage. How we have many rights that his parents, or mine, never would have enjoyed if they had not come to the United States. So, imagine my surprise when reading on his website, Harris' full support of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

Harris is accusing the U.S. State Department of meddling in Hungary's upcoming election simply by providing funding for additional independent media coverage of the election. To me, having more people, not connected to Orban's State Run Media, reporting on the election would be a good thing.

Harris asserts that Hungary has a "flourishing...

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