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True

Democrats and Republicans have called for a crackdown on flag burning

Mostly True

Tax burden high in Illinois, but not quite this high

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Biggest burden: New Jersey

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Each state decides what’s legal

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Zero complaints this election

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No evidence to back up reckless claim

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State Constitution allows forced work for no pay in prison