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October 30, 2013 9:21 AM

True patriotism missing in tea party advocates

It irks me to see bumper stickers that pair the word "patriot" with the term tea party. Genuine patriots would never threaten to plunge our country into default, particularly because the Constitution they revere says: "The validity of the public debt of the United States, authorized by law ... shall not be questioned."

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