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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Trump Schedule || Wednesday, February 14, 2018

11:00 am || Receives his intelligence briefing 11:30 Am || Meets with bipartisan Members of Congress on infrastructure; Cabinet Room 2:15 pm || Participates in a working session regarding the Opportunity Zones provided by tax reform; Roosevelt Room 3:30 pm || Signs H.R. 4708, the DHS Blue Campaign Authorization Act and S. 534, the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Assault and Safe Sport Authorization Act

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Thank You: Trump’s Budget Eliminates Funding for PBS, NPR

President Trump’s proposed budget would eliminate funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which funds PBS and NPR, according to The Hill. Please, Congress, do this. Please. I know you won’t, but please. If I were president, this would be the first thing I would propose to Congress. Forget national security. Forget the budget deficit. Defund these two, especially NPR. I don’t watch PBS often

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What in God’s Name is This?

For decades, Americans are going to trek to the National Portrait Gallery and have to look at this. I’d say centuries, but if this is how we portray our leaders, we definitely won’t last that long. Let’s start with the composition. You have cartoonish-looking man in a chair. The man and his chair seem to have been pasted into a painting of a garden. The juxtaposition

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Trump Schedule || Tuesday, February 13, 2018

11:30 am || Meets with members of Congress on trade; Cabinet Room 3:00 pm || Hosts a roundtable with the National Sheriffs’ Association; Roosevelt Room 4:45 pm || Hosts a National African American History Month reception; State Floor All times Eastern Live stream of White House briefing at 2:00 pm ******* Get my new biography of Steve Bannon, “Bannon, Always the Rebel,” based on wide-ranging research and

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