Commentary: Civil discourse and the clash of ideas
Published 11/03/2012, Alexandria Echo Press
Editor's note: The following pre-election commentary was written by former Congressman Lee Hamilton. As a public service, Hamilton writes regularly about Congress and what individuals can do to make representative democracy work better. His columns are part of the educational mission of the Center on Congress at Indiana University, where he is director. (www.centeroncongress.org)Word count: 695
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