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May 12 2008 Republican Party Newsletter

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Why “Three/Fifths”?

The “three/fifths” ratio, used in the Constitution to apportion the slave population, was not new to the Founding Fathers as they framed that document; it had been suggested earlier when trying to decide taxation under the Articles of Confederation.

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