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Political Odd Couple & Bipartisan Hope

Two very different Congressmen, Jim Sensenbrenner and John Lewis, are profiled (in the good way) by the WaPo this morning for their work together on the Voting Rights Act. Trying to craft legislation that will pass constitutional muster is the challenge. For Lewis, it is the calling of his entire life. For Sensenbrenner, his work is a profile in courage of a different sort, but a profile in courage nonetheless.

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