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James Madison (1828)

| Apr 22, 2020

A nation leaving its foreign trade, in all cases, to regulate itself, might soon find it regulated by other nations, into a subserviency to a foreign interest.

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Wells King

Wells King is the research director at American Compass.

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Do They Even Know Who They Represent?

Angel Bernard | Mar 04, 2021 |

It would be nice if politicians did their job and represented us. Half the time I don’t even know if they know the first thing about the places they claim to represent, much less the people who live here. What is the point of having a democracy if nobody will listen to you? Lawmakers worry […]

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