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US domestic, er, foreign spying bill progresses through Congress

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Re: The Land of the Free

Requiring someone to vote might even run into constitutional challenges in the U.S. It has been hypothesized that the freedoms of speech and assembly would not be consistent with forcing someone under threat of a fine to choose from a list of candidates that made it on the ballot.

And pols would be loath to put "none of the above" on the ballot

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