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Quandary Resolution 2322
helot, valediction, linchpin, elide
In his valediction to constituents, he portrayed himself as a helot to their interests and the linchpin of a grass-roots movement to eliminate income taxes, however, he deftly elided from his script a passage boasting that he had not paid income taxes himself for many years by reason of opaque off-shore investments and other tax dodges.
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