Let’s move on to bigger issues than football player’s contract

With the ink still wet on the new contract that Russell Wilson just signed with the Seattle Seahawks it may be finally time to look at what our priorities are and what they should be.

As a fan of football I can be excited that the Seahawks will have a franchise quarterback for the next five years but should that be more important than our health care issues and our education system? As we continue to lag behind much of the world education we struggle with how to fund the more important issues at the same time we can find GREAT funding for athletes and entertainers.

Perhaps it’s due time to reorganize our priorities as a society.

Jerry R. Perrine

Arlington

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