Abraham Lincoln’s leap from a window, and 4 other ways lawmakers have fled votes

Abraham Lincoln’s leap from a window, and 4 other ways lawmakers have fled votes

Seattle Times

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Passage of a climate change bill seemed assured last week in Oregon, where Democrats control the Legislature. So the outnumbered Republicans in the state Senate, who deeply oppose the measure but could not make a difference with their votes, decided to hit the road instead and gum up the works with their absence. The tactic […]

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