This comes on the heels of an Illinois legislator who wanted to force parents to pay more taxes if they were raising fat kids. Which makes us wonder what kind of message these politicians are sending to the children of Belleville.
The letter, addressed "Dear Fellow Parent" and signed by both Kelly and Clay, says that in some recent situations, parents didn't know where their children were, whom they were with, and what they were doing.
"As parents, we understand how challenging it can be to raise children, especially teenagers," the letter states. "However, we each have a duty to provide the proper supervision over who our children associate with, where they go, and the actions they take."
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