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Jeff Braaten letter: Business integrity is more to the point

Perhaps Michael Volk's frustration with Fargo (Forum story, Oct. 4) is not the business community's "small-town mindset" but instead its emphasis on business integrity and solvency.

Perhaps Michael Volk's frustration with Fargo (Forum story, Oct. 4) is not the business community's "small-town mindset" but instead its emphasis on business integrity and solvency.

One hopes that a $14.1 million personal bankruptcy would lead a person to introspection and contrition -- something not evident in Volk's interview.

I wonder if his definition of bouncing back includes repaying his debts to those he's hurt.

Jeff Braaten

Fargo

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