Bill to Crack Down on Texting While D...

Bill to Crack Down on Texting While Driving Advances in Senate

There are 5 comments on the NBC29 Charlottesville story from Jan 30, 2013, titled Bill to Crack Down on Texting While Driving Advances in Senate. In it, NBC29 Charlottesville reports that:

Texting while driving is already punishable by a $20 fine, but it's a secondary offense.

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“Equal Opportunity Not Results!”

Since: Nov 08

Charlottesville

#1 Feb 4, 2013
We can crack down on texting while driving but we can't drug test people who take public money.
83fan

Waynesboro, VA

#2 Feb 4, 2013
C-Ville Patriot wrote:
We can crack down on texting while driving but we can't drug test people who take public money.
Should crack down on BOTH !!!

“Equal Opportunity Not Results!”

Since: Nov 08

Charlottesville

#3 Feb 4, 2013
83fan wrote:
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Should crack down on BOTH !!!
Agreed!

“Don't Drink The Obama Kool-Aid”

Since: Aug 09

You don't need to know, Va.

#4 Feb 4, 2013
It's been proven that texting while driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. Why then would the legislature not make the penalty more severe than drunk driving? Could it be they don't want to p*ss off the soccer Moms?
sez you

Charlottesville, VA

#5 Feb 4, 2013
Im Ya Huckleberry wrote:
It's been proven that texting while driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. Why then would the legislature not make the penalty more severe than drunk driving? Could it be they don't want to p*ss off the soccer Moms?
Naaa, they've already done that, thats why Romney lost. TUI is a new problem that will take time to for legislature to do the right thing.

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