Apr 14

10 odd facts about Abraham Lincoln’s assassination



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It was 149 years ago tonight the President Abraham Lincoln was shot while watching a play at Ford’s Theater. Lincoln died the next morning, and in the aftermath, some odd facts seemed to pop up.



Apr 11

Congressman cussed out after pay raise request



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Representative Jim Moran’s efforts to get more money for his fellow congressional members is over, but not before Moran got an earful from some taxpayers.



Apr 11

10 facts about Thomas Jefferson for his 271st birthday



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Thomas Jefferson is celebrating the big 2-7-1 this weekend, and we have 10 interesting facts about the versatile Founding Father.



Apr 11

Video: Sarah Lewis and the Freedom in Failure



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Curator and art historian Sarah Lewis talks about creative endeavors using inspiration from the likes of Frederick Douglass and Samuel Morse, in this conversation with National Constitution Center President and CEO Jeffrey Rosen.



Apr 9

Podcast: Is Barack Obama’s “imperial presidency” constitutional?



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The Republican Party’s rallying cry for the 2014 mid-term election just might be “Barack Obama is an imperial president.” But how true are those claims, when compared to other Presidents?