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These appropriations are secured by what you call in America ‘logrolling.’

The state capital was moved to Springfield as a part of the give and take of logrolling.

WORD ORIGIN

also log-rolling, in the legislative vote-trading sense, 1823, American English, from the notion of neighbors on the frontier helping one another with the heavy work of clearing land and building cabins (as in phrase you roll my log and I'll roll yours); see log (n.1) + rolling.

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