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Why politicians brag about growing up poor
The hard-luck stories we've heard from Julian Castro, Marco Rubio, and Michelle Obama are part of a rich political tradition that dates back nearly 200 years
When did politicians start bragging about growing up poor?
When did politicians start bragging about growing up poor?
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