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Base Instincts


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  • Publication: Southampton Press
  • Published on: Dec 2, 2019
  • Columnist: Phil Keith
Way back in high school civics class, we argued about the role of “representative government” and the Constitution. We learned that our House of Representatives, an integral part of the... more

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