Jul 15

Is Congress really as unpopular as North Korea?



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Senate majority leader Harry Reid raised eyebrows this weekend when he said Americans liked North Korea more than the current Congress. But is that actually the case?



Jul 11

Burr vs. Hamilton: Behind the ultimate political feud



Posted 9 months, 15 days ago.

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This Thursday marks the 209th anniversary of the deadly duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr. What caused the sitting vice president to gun down a Founding Father on the cliffs overlooking New York City?



Jul 11

Famous Americans killed, involved in duels



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On the anniversary of the Burr-Hamilton duel, a look back at history shows the event wasn’t unique when it came to early-19th-century squabbles.



Jul 5

Next 10 Amendments: The separation of church and state



Posted 9 months, 21 days ago.

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Should there be a new constitutional amendment to clarify the separation of church and state as defined by the courts? Tell us your opinion in our “Next 10 Amendments” project.



Jul 4

10 famous people born on the Fourth of July



Posted 9 months, 22 days ago.

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As we celebrate the Independence Day holiday, it’s time to look at some famous birthdays of people born on the same date as the United States.