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GOP lawmaker: Three-Fifths Compromise was to end slavery<
A Tennessee Republican has falsely declared that an 18th century policy designating a slave as three-fifths of a person was adopted for what he called "the purpose of ending slavery."<
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Eds: EDITS: This story has been edited to restore dropped first reference to Rep. Justin Lafferty. With AP Photos.<
By KIMBERLEE KRUESI<
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ A Tenness ...