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September 26, 2013 5:04 PM

System of government will fail without a spirit of compromise

The advocates of defunding the Affordable Care Act argue that, over the decades, Republican compromisers have been complicit in producing a federal government so overgrown that our constitutional order has collapsed beneath it. In this case, the evidence of GOP compromise is not the acceptance of Obamacare. The real target is the idea of compromise itself.

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