FDR Memorial 25th anniversary brings inclusion and accurate representation to our nation's monuments
The FDR Memorial Legacy Committee marked the 25th anniversary of the FDR Memorial with the addition of a statue of FDR in his wheelchair. As well as an acknowledgment of Eleanor Roosevelt's contribution. Eleanor Roosevelt is currently the only First Lady to have a statue in a presidential memorial.
Train Depot in Plains, Georgia - Former Media Headquarters During Jimmy Carter Presidential Run
We visited the Plains Depot, a former train station that was turned into the media headquarters during the 1976 Jimmy Carter Presidential run. It was chosen because it was the only available building with a restroom at the time. This former train station is now a museum.
President James A. Garfield
The James A. Garfield Memorial is located in Cleveland, Ohio.
Jimmy Carter Presidential Visitor Center - Plains, GA
We stopped in Plains, GA to see all of tbe Jimmy Carter sites and this was our first stop. Excellent old high school and museum.
UMBC names first women president
(John McDonnell/Getty Images) The University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) announced that they have appointed the first women president in its history, according to the university.
The Truth Behind the Political Influence of “Walmart Moms”
How a risky effort of the part of the venerable chain led to the mom’s-only group becoming among the most important political influencers in the 2016 election. This article is free of bias, and is based on corporate postings and accredited media reports. All linked information within this article is fully-attributed to the following outlets:Harvard University Press, SlangIt.com, UrbanDictionary.com, Potion.Social, The Washington Post, Walmart.com, Corporate.Walmart.com, ABC News, The Daily Beast, and ModernMami.com.
Redrawing Political Lines
Political redistricting to determine party control: What is the best way to redraw political districts? What’s the fairest way? And who should decide?. Every ten years a new census is conducted to track changes in the population of the United States. States then use the most recent US Census report to redraw the boundaries of congressional and state legislative districts.
Opinion: Promises and approval: Where does Biden stand one year into his term?
On Jan. 20, 2021, Joe Biden was sworn in as President of the United States with an approval rating in the mid-50s. Now, a year later, his approval rating rests firmly in the low-40s, which is lower than any president — other than Donald Trump — at this point in their first term. Despite many of Biden’s successes in his first year, the drop in approval likely arises from the fact that he has been slow to act on some campaign promises and suffered from circumstances out of his control.
Supreme Court Denies Donald Trump's Prevention Plea
The Supreme Court of the United States has denied a plea by former President Donald Trump to prevent the release of White House papers to a parliamentary committee investigating the January 6th case.
The Era of Contested Elections is Here, A History of American Elections from 1800 to Today
Historically, contested presidential elections have occurred against the backdrop of intensely partisan politics and critical turning points in U.S. history. Disputed election results have consequences that impact the country for years after the results are finalized. These disputes shape our nation more than any "normal" presidential election and often move to divide the country politically and socially.
Who Averaged Higher Approval Ratings At the End of the First Year of Their Presidency, Donald Trump or Joseph Biden?
Artwork for 10/6/2020 Presidential DebateAlexander Hamilton Society promotional poster, Public Domain. As it is not possible to determine a binary national perspective on presidential job performance due to bias, the three polls I have chosen for this average have been selected due to their reputations for impartiality: NPR/PBS NewsHour/Maris, Gallup, and Pew Research Center.
Rescue Dog Had A Funny to President's New Dog - Penny the Doxle
Penny was excited to see President' Biden's new dog, Commander, on TV. Penny is a lovable and sweet 8ish-year-old Doxle (Beagle/Dachshund mix). She was found as a stray and pregnant. Home At Last Dog Rescue saved her, and she raised her puppies, and now she found her furever home with us. Adopt, don't shop! Please consider Home At Last Dog Rescue when you are searching for your next furbaby. Music: "Abstract Simplicity" by Rolla Coasta
Is Joe Biden the very first president of the United States who plays video games?
It’s a stretch to say Biden "regularly plays video games". In fact, he’s been against violent video games on multiple occasions, one of those rare issues that both Trump and Biden seem to agree on.