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Minority rule (or, Election Day is Nov. 5)

Minority rule (or, Election Day is Nov. 5)

A few years ago, we turned out a large portion of the wastrels in the state legislature. We The People were nearly uniformly unhappy with lawmakers who had, in the dark of night, given themselves a payraise. [pullquote]Unfortunately for the majority that does not vote, we too often have government by minority rule.[/pullquote] In the district of my home, our representative seemed to have a different excuse for each audience. He voted for it because he couldn’t stop it, he…

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