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August 18, 2014 11:24 AM

Dave Helling: Events in Ferguson, Mo., offer lessons for liberals and conservatives

Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky and others are taking a libertarian perspective on the violence that has followed the Aug. 9 fatal police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb. The approach is likely to appeal to younger voters from across the political spectrum.

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