Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917.
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All submissions must adhere to contest requirements.
The Profile in Courage Essay Contest opens for submissions on September 1, 2022. The contest deadline is January 13, 2023.
Recognition and Awards
First-place: $10,000 Second-place: $3,000 Five Finalists: $1,000 each Eight Semi-finalists: $100 each
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