Re "DA should get to bottom of Pan's residency" (Editorials, March 15): There are good reasons that a representative must live in the district he represents. Only then can he understand and rally for the issues pertinent to those in that area.
With Assemblyman Richard Pan gaming the system, he is depriving those in the 9th District of a legitimate representative. This is a fraud on our democracy, and should be grounds for his removal. The District Attorney can prosecute if she chooses. Whoever took second place in the last election should then be sworn in, rather than wasting millions on a special election.
-- Margaret Lewis, Sacramento
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