The ten percent 'solution' - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Morris Valentine
    • 28.01.10 | 06:37 (IST)

    Fifty-four members of the US Congress signed onto this codswallop - which may sound impressive at first blush. But the US Congress has 535 members - 100 Senators, 435 Representatives. Which means barely 10% of the Congress wrote to the President. 10% of any large group of people can usually be duped. As Abraham Lincoln once said, 'you can fool some of the people all of the time ...' MV

    from the article: U.S. lawmakers to Obama: Press Israel to ease Gaza siege
    First published 22:45 26.01.10 | Last updated 22:47 26.01.10
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