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Colorado College recently decided to give students the day off on Nov. 3.

Colleges should have already canceled Election Day classes

Marshall is an attorney in Washington and Okun is a corporate strategic advisor in Singapore for McLarty Associates. Both were senior officials in the Clinton administration. Okun's son is mentioned in this piece.
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Congress needs to fix plenty of things, but not the Supreme Court

Rush is a professor of politics and law and director of the center for international education at Washington and Lee University.
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President Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Thursday. The looming fight over her replacement threatens further damage to our democracy, writes Troiano.

Court fight warning: Break the doom loop or it will soon break us

Troiano is executive director of Unite America, which promotes an array of electoral reforms and helps finance other advocacy organizations, and political candidates, with a commitment to cross-partisanship. (It is a donor to The Fulcrum.)

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