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  • The Van Buren way

    Posted on October 24, 2017

    “I feel much alarmed at the prospect of seeing General Jackson as President. He is one of the most unfit men I know of for such a place. He has...

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  • Contempt for the Rules of the Senate Leads to Contempt of the Senate

    Posted on February 8, 2017

    A radical Republican, Charles Sumner was a fierce and outspoken critic of what Kenneth Stampp called the peculiar institution, better known to us as slavery. In 1856, he delivered a...

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  • Turning Its Back on the Age of Jackson

    Posted on April 20, 2016

    A day after Donald Trump swept most of New York State’s delegates, trouncing his two remaining opponents by wide margins, the Treasury Department announced that it was kicking Andrew Jackson...

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  • Obama, Jefferson, Jackson and The Debt

    Posted on October 27, 2015

    (Originally published on The Hill) It was slightly less than eight years ago when Barack Obama made a name of himself at the annual Jefferson-Jackson dinner in Iowa. Back then,...

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  • Vacating the Vacation

    Posted on July 30, 2015

    The House is hitting the highways after passing a three-month extension of the Highway bill. In the game of chicken between the chambers of Congress, both sides blinked and the...

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