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Senate Dems look to gain political edge with China currency vote

Larry Jacobs questions the choice of going after the issue of China trade policy.

"This is just one of those issues where you don't find the kind of huge polarization that you do on taxes and government activism," said Lawrence Jacobs, a political science professor at the University of Minnesota. "Candidates are always looking for those 80-20 issues that really resonate. And this is just not it."

The Hill
October 2, 2011

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