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Opinion Was Vance’s win all that impressive? Perry Bacon Jr. answered your questions.

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Columnist Perry Bacon Jr. is online every Thursday for a live discussion with readers to talk about his columns and answer questions on the politics and news of the week. Read the transcript of today’s chat below.

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