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Quotation by Shirley Chisholm
Congress seems drugged and inert most of the time. ...Its idea of meeting a problem is to hold hearings or, in extreme cases, to appoint a commission.
Shirley Chisholm (b. 1924), African American politician. Unbought and Unbossed, ch. 10 (1970).
Chisholm was a Congresswoman from a poor district of Brooklyn.
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