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RNC Launches New Project to Grow Grassroots Movement

C'mon Man Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 11:48 AM
rlapatak Wrote: 9 minutes ago (11:31 AM) ....you are right.....slave were recognized as 3/5s of a person for accounting purposes....thanks ____________________ More bullshiite, A squawkining PARROT The 3/5ths rule is addressing Representation and Direct Tax. Noted in the very first words: Representatives and direct taxes shall be apportioned among the several states which may be included within this union, according to their respective numbers, which shall be determined by adding to the whole number of free persons, including those bound to service for a term of years, and excluding Indians not taxed, three fifths of all other Persons. Show me where it talks about Slaves?
C'mon Man Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 11:49 AM
The slave states wanted the slaves counted one man, one vote for Representation and as PROPERTY for Direct Tax.
The Founders rejected that and compromised with the 3/5th rule
rlapatak Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 11:58 AM

....what other persons were living in the several states except whites, native americans and slaves...

...sounds like "accounting purposes" to me

The Republican National Committee has launched a new website with hopes of engaging activists to help "analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the 2012 election cycle efforts of the RNC" and "is reaching out to hundreds of individuals including RNC Members, grassroots activists, donors, elected officials, community leaders and other important partners to help the Republican Party form a solid path going forward." The RNC believes in order to to properly prepare for 2016, as rumblings of who the GOP candidates will be have already started, activists must be engaged in the conversation about improvement.

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