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Pritzker on CNN States โ€˜It Will Take 12-18 Months to Re-Open Illinoisโ€™

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Sunday pushed back against criticism over his cautious plans to reopen, saying the state will not reopen unless the standards he set have been met.”We are being very careful,” the Democratic governor told CNN’s Jake … Continue reading

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Memorial Day, Originally Called Decoration Day………

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service. There are many stories as to its actual beginnings, with over two dozen cities and towns laying claim to being … Continue reading

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Remembering D-Day

June 6, 1944, 160,000 Allied troops landed along a 50-mile stretch of heavily-fortified French coastline to fight Nazi Germany on the beaches of Normandy, France. General Dwight D. Eisenhower called the operation a crusade in which โ€œwe will accept nothing … Continue reading

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Rest In Peace Warrior ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Please help me honor Marine Lance Cpl. Raul S. Bravo who selflessly sacrificed his life eleven years ago today in Iraq while conducting combat operations in the Anbar province. Rest In Peace Warrior ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

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Our Congress hard at work….

Our Congress hard at work….

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President Obama’s State of the Union address fails to captivate Americans in distrustful era – NY Daily News


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Text of the State of the Union Address

Originally posted on ACADEME BLOG:
Delivered by President Obama Tuesday, January 28, 2014 Washington, D.C. ย  As Prepared for Delivery โ€“ Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Today in America, a teacher spent extra time…

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Army Ranger Cory Remsburg steals the spotlight at State of the Union address

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