The speech was short, roughly 15 minutes. Heavy on rhetoric and light on details, it was the kind of script a president delivers when he believes the public is already on his side. [...]
The White House reportedly does not believe it needs a vote from Congress to take action against the Islamic State in Syria [...]
Throughout American history, U.S. presidents have delivered some of the world’s most memorable and motivational speeches. Here are inspiring excerpts from 10 of our favorites by Abraham Lincoln, Lyndon Johnson, John F. Kennedy, Theodore Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan and Franklin Roosevelt. [...]
Senator Rand Paul expressed it perfectly in a tweet on Wednesday evening when he said: "It is simply unimaginable to think of what kind of America we might be living in today if not for MLK's courage and triumph." Martin Luther King Jr. immeasurably changed the United States for the better, helping to heal a ... [...]
Islamic supremacism is not based on a lie. [...]
President Obama reading the State of the Union speech from his teleprompter.
I don't know if you remember this, but way back in October of 2011, Mr. Obama had a catastrophe just before a speech...His Teleprompters were stolen from a hotel parking lot!
Here is a story about it on the NBC Chicago site that talks about the sentencing and the theft. In essence, Eric Brown, who appears to be a career criminal, agreed to a much longer sentence than is normal for this offense, to avoid being pr [...]
Did you hear the latest out of Washington D.C. and our Government?
Timothy Geithner and Barack Obama discuss things, possibly even the upcoming debt ceiling issue!
Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner and the Obama administration is already pushing for a higher debt ceiling. Remember last year when we went through all the threats of a government shut-down, and Obama threatened (in an off-handed way) to withhold social security and veterans checks? Well, get ready for more of the [...]
What do you want from Americas Next President as far as freedom and liberty?
George Washington addressed personal liberty and national freedom in his farewell address by saying...
Picture of Washington's original farewell address in his handwriting
"The unity of government which constitutes you one people, is also now dear to you. It is justly so. For it is the main pillar in the edifice of your real independence, the support of your tranquility at home, your peace abroad, of your [...]