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No Elephants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-17-10 08:40 AM
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16. "Guaranteed partisan balance?" Sounds like a unicorn
Edited on Sun Oct-17-10 08:44 AM by No Elephants
Closest they could come to guaranteed partisan balance would be appointing 14 Democrats.
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     - Some lottery process, I think, with guaranteed partisan balance.  Unvanguard   Oct-16-10 09:31 AM   #12 
        - "Guaranteed partisan balance?" Sounds like a unicorn  No Elephants   Oct-17-10 08:40 AM   #16 

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