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Anthony Dent is a senior economics major at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from Lumberton, North Carolina. He is a Morehead-Cain Scholar and the chief executive officer of the Carolina Liberty Foundation. He is the former co-editor of Carolina Review, chairman of UNC College Republicans, and member of Student Congress.