Before Jessie, Before Barack, Before Hillary, there was Shirley Chisholm (1924-2005). She was the first black woman elected to the United States Congress (NY 12th District, serving 7 terms) and the first African-American to run for the Presidency of the United States in 1972. 9 more words
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The United States Congress will have a final say on any possible Iran nuclear deal
The United States Congress will have a final say on any possible nuclear deal with Iran, following an agreement reached with the White House for the support of a bipartisan bill that passed through the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.100 more words
This is a really interesting lead article from the NYT. It’s a recommended read. Check it out!
"...The closest thing America has had in modern times to Patrick Henry or Thomas Jefferson is former Congressman Ron Paul...." ~ Chuck Baldwin -- Needed: The Third Continental Congress
…..As much as I hate to say it, it is becoming more and more clear that Washington, D.C., may not be fixable.
If that’s the case, it is only a matter of time before freedomists will be forced to do what freedomists have always been forced to do when facing a tyrannical juggernaut: declare independence. 362 more words