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The Harris boycott [Editorial]
The Harris boycott [Editorial]

Last week, D.C. Vote, a 40,000-member advocacy group pushing for District of Columbia voting rights, called on supporters to boycott Eastern Shore vacation spots — including Ocean City — this summer. Outgoing D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray even suggested that city residents who do end up in  a vacation destination anywhere in Maryland’s 1st Congressional District may want to bring along a picket sign. Their collective ire isn’t really directed at the various hoteliers, restaurant owners, condo managers or lifeguards who stand to lose should such a boycott succeed, but at Rep. Andy Harris, the Republican congressman from Cockeysville whose district happens to...

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