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Somewhere along the line, it seems we lost sight of something in this country.

The political process is supposed to represent the voice of the people and create a better nation.

It's now being used to marginalize opponents of whoever is in power, as witnessed in a recent IRS scandal.

Even the judicial system, a fundamental aspect of our society, is now subject to the whims of the federal government.

We must never forget the words of Abraham Lincoln that government must be of the people, by the people and for the people.