In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Obama Schedule || Sunday, May 29, 2011

10:40 am || Departs White House 12:25 pm CDT || Arrives Joplin, Mo. 12:50 pm CDT || Visits with victims of the tornadoes 2:00 pm CDT || Delivers brief remarks at a memorial service 3:30 pm CDT || Departs Joplin 7:00 pm || Arrives White House All times Eastern except as noted