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Election day in Jordan

Jordan is holding an election today for the lower house of its parlaiment.  The Islamic Action Front, which is closely tied to the Muslim Brotherhood, is sitting this election out over objections to a new law that shifts representative districts.  The other interesting component of the election is that Palestinians living in Jordan, who may actually outnumber Jordanians, are not eligible to vote.  BBC News has the story, as well as a good primer for the election, and an article on the lead up to the election.

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