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The Man Some Call the Worst President in History

May 15, 2017

It’s no surprise that Abraham Lincoln is often ranked the best president in our nation’s history. But did you know there are two presidents who are often ranked neck to neck as the worst? One of them…

The Teacher I Never Got to Thank

May 10, 2017

  Can I tell you something? I hated high school. Like really, really hated it. Some people thrive and blossom in high school and remember it as the best years of their life. But it was not that time…

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A Dozen Books to Get Your Kids Excited about America

May 4, 2017

  Looking for some good patriotic reads for your kids? Well, it just so happens to be  Children’s Book Week and we’ve got our favorite lineup of patriotic children’s books ready to share with you. Most of these…

The President with the Heartbreaking Past

April 28, 2017

Franklin Pierce was a Northerner with strong ties to the South. At a time when the country was so divided you could feel it, there couldn’t have been a more perfect candidate for president in 1852.…

10 Helpful Things You Didn’t Know Your Congressman Could Do For You

April 26, 2017

Constituent Services: Your Congressional Office Can Do WHAT?! Turns out, Congressional offices can actually do some really helpful things for you. Once you know what cool things they can provide, you might be calling their offices a little more frequently.…

A Forgettable President with a Funny Name

April 20, 2017

Being in the right place at the right time applies to no one better than it does our 13th president Millard Fillmore. Yep, Millard Fillmore. Quite the name, right? He was also referred to as an…

How My Most Embarrassing Moment Made the News

March 31, 2017

    I could tell you about the time I hit a parked car in college while an old boyfriend watched nearby, or how when I was a reporter I filmed the wrong house for a…

The President Who Worked Himself to Death

March 29, 2017

Of all the one-term presidents our country has had, our 11th president probably has the bragging rights of getting the most accomplished in a single term. Dubbed our first “Dark Horse” president, James Polk was also…

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