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  1. Tai Pelli:

    As one of our elders said at one time, 'Just as they wrote us off the books, we will write ourselves back in,'.

  2. Deena Kastor:

    My personal opinion is that Tyson Gay names should be wiped off the books altogether as if Tyson Gay never competed, i'm worried about the image of our sport.

  3. State Sen. Holly Mitchell:

    It is a classist, sexist, anti-democratic, anti-child, anti-family policy whose premise did not come to fruition, it did not accomplish what it set out to accomplish. So it’s appropriate to take it off the books.

  4. Scott Snyder:

    These sanctions, on paper, would quarantine the North Korean economy from the international community, but it’s possible that what may happen, is North Korean trade with China is simply moved off the books, it’s really implementation and enforcement that remains the critical sticking point.

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