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Buying Votes? Yes, in America.

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Buying votes has been part of America since it’s beginning. George Washington is said to have bought a quart and a half of rum for each man who voted for him during a Virginia election. Though illegal in most places ‘electoral treating’ or paying favors in return for a promised vote still takes place.  In 2010, a Tennessee commissioner was ...

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