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And so some long-standing policies have changed dramatically and in a hurry.
Republican fealty to the interests of the investor class has been long-standing.Dawn of the Age of Oligarchy: the Alliance between Government and the 1%|Joel Kotkin|June 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Russian surveillance planes already fly over America, thanks to a long-standing treaty.Pentagon Moves to Block Russian Spy Plane in American Skies|Eli Lake|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A mother in her forties wrote that she had long-standing problems which she was desperate not to transmit to her daughter.Are Britain’s Private Schools Breeding Grounds For Anorexia?|Emma Woolf|March 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They also attest to a constant in his eclectic artistic career: his long-standing relationship and work with the ICA.All Hail Richard Hamilton, the Father of British Pop Art|Chloë Ashby|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Long-standing fashion, and fashion alone, has given them their value.Stamp Collecting as a Pastime|Edward J. Nankivell
The long-standing and deep-seated problems of agriculture have been forthrightly attacked.
If this note is unsatisfactory, I may yet claim to have explained in it at least one long-standing difficulty; viz.Chaucer's Works, Volume 5 (of 7) -- Notes to the Canterbury Tales|Geoffrey Chaucer
There the long-standing prejudices that save you from a felon's death here will avail you nothing.It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
For his part pity compelled superstitious sentiment to the payment, in some vague manner, of a long-standing obligation.The Mountebank|William J. Locke