America is the Land of Opportunity

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America is the land of opportunity. Anyone in America can grow up to be President, or be a US Congressman or a US senator. All it takes is a little hard work. They playing field is level. There is no reason that any one of the people in this room could not one day be sitting in the halls of Congress, in the Oval Office or on the bench of the US Supreme Court.

As much as we would all like to agree with the statement above I am sorry to say that I disagree with it. After listening to others in class and researching on my own it is clear to say that the average citizen does not meet the same qualifications, has the same background, and education as some of the Congressmen/Senators/Presidents.

Everyone as a US citizen is entitled to become whatever they wish, however I think one of the hardest things to get involved with is

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