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Practical politics

Over the past two years, politicians and pundits held out the hope that the 2012 election would definitively resolve the grand struggle between irreconcilable visions of the nation’s two major political parties. As Paul Ryan put it in May, one side would gain the “moral authority” to impose “permanent” and “fundamental” reform.

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  • Headline: Practical politics
  • Publication: Editorial, Pages 16 on 11/10/2012
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