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Lessons to be Learned from JFK v. Nixon

On this day in 1960, US Navy combat veteran John F. Kennedy becomes the youngest man and first Catholic ever to be elected president of…

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Could Trump’s Disastrous Syria Decision Be the Final Straw for Senate Republicans?

For months I’ve been maintaining that regardless of what the Democratically-controlled House did regarding impeachment, Trump was safe. There was no way in hell Senate…

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Agnew – Corruption and Nixon Impeachment

On this day in 1973, Spiro Agnew becomes the first U.S. vice-president to resign in disgrace. That same day, he pleaded no contest to a…

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How Democrats Should Play Their Hand October 02, 2019

Now that the polling is starting to show support for Trump’s impeachment, the cynic in me is worried that Democrats could still blow this thing….

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Nixon’s Abuse and Congress Doing Their Job

On this day in 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announces his resignation from office “effective at noon tomorrow,” the first American President to date to…

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Jimmy Hoffa and the Teamsters

On this day 1975, James Riddle Hoffa, one of the most influential American labor leaders of the 20th century, disappears from lunch at the Machus…

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