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Want Edward Snowden pardoned? You're in the minority, say pollsters

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Re: @ 6x7=42

>Aren't these self-same lawmakers supposed to carry out the will of the people...

>Bit of a bind if the poll is a genuine measure of public opinion.

When being a populist pedagogue: "following the will of the people."

When doing something nobody wants: "showing leadership" or "in the interests of national security."

Objective values and principles? Wassat?

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