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Make it easy to plan your next party

...that department, either. Thomas Jefferson had a wine budget of somewhere around $300,000 in today's dollars. James Madison was famous for lively parties, mostly thanks to his wife, Dolley. Andrew Jackson kept his staff properly, um...
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Cal Thomas: America's DNA: 'The Federalist Papers'

...words that will resonate in contemporary ears, without harming its original meaning.Here's one example: "(James) Madison supported dividing the national government in a way such that each branch in and of itself would be a type of safeguard...
Wolverines beat Purdue

...65-49. No. 19 Old Dominion 67, James Madison 43 NORFOLK, Va. -- Lucienne...20 points and Old Dominion held James Madison to 28.6 percent shooting. Old...30-13 at halftime after limiting James Madison (15-9, 9-6) to five field...
Sports emulate Menbere Assefa's story. Assefa, 22, is a Bell Multicultural alumna who graduated on scholarship from James Madison University in May. Her family emigrated from Ethiopia when she was 8 years old and stressed the importance of education...
Robots of destruction

...distorted. Remember that most of them were the product of compromise, which has been twisted into a pejorative. James Madison wrote: "You must enable the government to control the governed and in the next place, oblige it to control itself...

...St. 76, Md.-Eastern Shore 66<Duke 88, Delaware 50<Jacksonville St. 56, Alcorn St. 52<James Madison 71, Winthrop 61<Louisville 69, Illinois St. 66<Mississippi 80, Rutgers 67<Morgan St. 81...
Hiring a borough manager a bad idea

...mayor is our only check and balance against the power of the borough assembly. "The essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse," said James Madison. John Nelson Soldotna
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...throughout her career and is currently an adjunct professor of photography, and a teaching and gallery assistant at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.This column is provided by Suzie Kendrick, advancement programs manager at...
Founding document crafted to stand test of time

...I enjoy reading the thoughts to paper our founding fathers wrote about the crafting of the document, specifically James Madison's diaries, the federalist papers (and also the anti-federalist papers for the opposing view). The issues back...
Joe Dean Penny

...Mr. Penny was born in Lake City, Fla., on Aug. 8, 1945, one of eight children born to Ruby Ellen Hires and James Madison Penny. He moved to Alaska in 1968. Mr. Penny served his country in the Air Force across the Lower 48 and in Vietnam...


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