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About 60 percent of the deadweight tonnage moved to front lines is gasoline and oil.
Her incredible ability to get played for a sucker by her own party is a deadweight on the entire national legislature.
Immigration is becoming a deadweight loss by the day for the Republican Party and conservative politics.
He's said California's economy is proof that combating climate change isn't the economic deadweight Trump suggests.
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