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He supported Gordon of Balmaghie when he contested the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright in 1795. He was a Tory and Robert Burns disliked both him and his politics. The Earl is rigourously satirized in Burns's Third Election Ballad, 'John Bushby's Lamentation.' The poet also wrote some bitter verses 'On the Earl of Galloway':
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