furlough

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furlough

noun absence, commeatus, holiday, leave, leave of absence, leisure, liberty, recess, respite, rest, sussension of work, time off, vacation
See also: absence, holiday, leave
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All a functional analysis can say about the infamous "revolving door" ad attacking the Massachusetts prison furlough program is that it was an attack on "past deeds.
Their most significant finding indicated that Dukakis was especially vulnerable on his prison furlough program.
If the Republicans don't think this is trouble, they only have to look to the Democrats' history since 1968, when Democrats cut themselves off from segments of the white middle-class electorate, taking politically suicidal stands on things like welfare or, as in 1988, on the Massachusetts prison furlough system.