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VIDEO: President Dwight Eisenhower’s Farewell Address to the nation January 17, 1961

President Eisenhower’s 1961 farewell address, in which he warned of the “unwarranted influence” of the military-industrial complex and appealed for an “alert and knowledgeable citizenry” as the only force able to balance the contrasting demands of security and liberty in … Continue reading

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Some noteworthy quotes from one of America’s founding fathers and 3rd acting President, US President Thomas Jefferson

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A State of the Union Word Cloud for every U.S. President in History

State of the Union State of the Union (SOTU) provides access to the corpus of all the State of the Union addresses from 1790 to 2012. SOTU allows you to explore how specific words gain and lose prominence over time, … Continue reading

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President Theodore Roosevelt on immigration in 1907

Every nation has the right, indeed the obligation, to preserve its culture and heritage for future generations. Immigration, while an important consideration with respect to a countries growth should be monitored and effectively controlled. Even the father of American Progressivism, President … Continue reading

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Gallup Daily: Obama Job Approval

Gallup Daily: Obama Job Approval Gallup Daily: Obama Job Approval Date: Jul 19-21, 2011 % Approve: 43% % Disapprove: 49% Each result is based on a three-day rolling average Results are based on telephone interviews with approximately 1,500 national adults; Margin … Continue reading

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CHART: Over 500,000 Government Jobs Lost Since Obama’s Inauguration

Should we blame today’s bad jobs numbers on Barack Obama’s big government policies? Probably not. What we continue to see are decent—though not great—private sector job numbers offset by tumbling public sector employment. For a while temporary census-related jobs masked … Continue reading

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