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Richard Stockton FEB 28, 1781

American Minute with Bill Federer Richard Stockton signed the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration mentioned God four times: "Laws of Nature and of NATURE'S GOD ... All Men...

GIGO-based energy and climate policies

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~It’s like formulating public safety policies using models based on dinosaur DNA from amber~ Things are never quiet on the climate front. After calling...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow born FEB 27, 1807

American Minute with Bill Federer "Listen my children and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the 18th of April, in 75; Hardly a...

Arkansas Supreme Court Rules Against City’s LGBT Policy

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Today the Arkansas Supreme Court struck down a city’s ordinance that unlawfully added sexual orientation and gender identity. In the unanimous...

Why are Virginians giants and New Englanders but Pygmies?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP Your letter of March 25th has been a cordial to me, and the more consoling as it was brought by your Grandsons...

Make Russia Friend Again, Return Flynn, and Defeat ISIS

BY STEVE CUNNINGHAM The greatest alliance in history was forged in World War II, when the Soviet Union allied with the U.S., Britain and others...

Victor Marie Hugo Born FEB 26, 1802,

American Minute with Bill Federer "God is behind everything, but everything hides God," wrote Victor Hugo in his classic Les Miserables, Book 5, Chapter 4. Born...

John Foster Dulles born FEB 25, 1888

American Minute with Bill Federer "There is only one defense -- a defense compounded of eternal vigilance, sound policies, and high courage" - stated Secretary...

The Battle of the Alamo

American Minute with Bill Federer In 1821, Mexico won its independence from Spain and established a Mexican Republic with a Federal Constitution. In 1833, Santa Anna...

The Panama Canal

American Minute with Bill Federer The Panama Canal was first proposed by Spain as early as 1534. It would save having to sail the long and...

Connecticut: Vol. 1, Ch. 7, Story’s Commentaries on the Constitution

Founders Corner Library Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States, by Joseph Story, 1833 Volume 1, Chapter 7,  CONNECTICUT § 84. CONNECTICUT was originally settled under the protection...

George Washington born FEB 22, 1732

American Minute with Bill Federer George Washington was born FEBRUARY 22, 1732. Washington was unanimously chosen as the Army's Commander-in-Chief, unanimously chosen as President of the...

Sens. Lee, Paul Introduce Military Humanitarian Operations Act

LIBERTY ALERTS, SENATOR MIKE LEE (R-UT) WASHINGTON – Sens. Mike Lee (R-UT) and Rand Paul (R-KY) introduced the Military Humanitarian Operations Act today, a bill...

Obama’s Shocking Historically Weak Economic Performance

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON On January 27, the Commerce Department reported that the U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of only 1.9 percent for...

The Truth About Sanctuary Cities and Crime Rates

SCOTT ERICKSON, THE HERITAGE FOUNDATION If restricting local law enforcement from cooperating with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainer requests is supposed to make communities...

Disgraced Anti-Gun Criminal Considered for a Top Post … Again

TIM MACY, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA They say that bad ideas never die. Such is the case with David Petraeus, who is now a candidate to...

Trump Takin’ It to the Left: I’m Lovin’ It!

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Upon receiving this slick campaign video in my email titled, “How To Resist The Trump Agenda”, I thought it was...

My Grandson Wants to Meet You!

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP My grandson Th: Jefferson Randolph, being on a visit to Boston, would think he had seen nothing were he to leave it...

John Quincy Adams on Slavery

American Minute with Bill Federer On FEBRUARY 21, 1848, "Old Man Eloquent" John Quincy Adams suffered a stroke at his desk in the House chamber. He...

‘STAND FAST’

American Minute with Bill Federer The Boston Tea Party was when colonists threw 342 chests of British East India tea overboard. The British responded by by...