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

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Obama Schedule || Thursday, August 27, 2015

10:05 am ET || Departs White House 12:20 pm CT || Arrives New Orleans 12:45 pm CT || Meets with residents and youth 2:55 pm CT || Participates in a roundtable discussion 3:55 pm CT || Delivers remarks on the region’s rebirth after Hurrican Katrina 5:00 pm CT || Departs Departs New Orleans 8:30 pm ET || Arrives White House

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AP’s Julie Pace: Hillary Camp Unhappy with Pro-Biden WH Statements

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest Monday sounded all warm and fuzzy about a run by Vice President Biden for president, saying there is “no one in American politics today who has a better understanding of exactly what is required to mount a successful national presidential campaign.” Aides to Hillary Clinton, one of the “no ones” being referred to, were none too happy, accordion to the AP’s Julie

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Trump Scores Another Coup

Donald Trump swatted away Univision anchor Jorge Ramos during an Iowa news conference Tuesday night, seeming calm and reasonable in contrast to his activist interlocutor who persistently interrupted Trump with opinions of his own. By presenting an image of thoughtfulness compared to Ramos, Trump managed to counter the narrative that he is a bomb thrower. Ramos, meanwhile, ended up the one being savaged by some in

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Obama Schedule || Wednesday, August 26, 2015

10:00 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 12:15 pm || Honors the 2014 WNBA Champion Phoenix Mercury; East Room 2:20 pm || Interviewed by local news anchors participating in “Live from the White House;” Diplomatic Reception Room All times Eastern Live Stream of White House briefing at noon

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