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Op-ed: The pursuit of happiness - without government interference

...Declaration of Independence: life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. What could be more important to the pursuit of happiness than the right to choose your spouse without asking...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-06-19/op-ed-the-pursuit-of-happiness-wi
Opinion

...to Franklin Roosevelt, the assumption was that the federal government existed to produce the conditions for the pursuit of happiness. Frank Roosevelt said, 'Why stop there?'" Reaching several steps further, FDR wanted government to do nothing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-09-10
Arts & Entertainment
After 233 years, declaration remains relevant

...Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. -- That to secure these rights, Governments...we deserve? The rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness are inalienable -- incapable of being surrendered...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070309/ope_356687534.shtml
We still hold these truths to be self-evident

...they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. - That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-03/we-still-hold-these-truths-to-be-
Opinion
Bob Franken: A new Independence Day needed

...they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness." The problem seems to be that the all-male Supremes majority apparently took that to mean that only "men...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-04/bob-franken-a-new-independence-da
Opinion
These truths remain self-evident

...they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. - That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-07-03/these-truths-remain-self-evident
Opinion
Government must practice principles it preaches

...with stockpiling weapons and ammunition. Not in an attempt to get even but to protect our Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness. Perhaps the people should come together and unite in an effort to balance the budget and cause our government...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-10-24/government-must-practice-
Letters
Soldotna mayoral race: Dave Carey

...opening of our newly expanded Joyce K. Carver Library, I wish to step into the future, hand in hand, with our local community as we continue to provide a great environment for life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness," Carey said.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-17-0
News

...Declaration of Independence's enunciation of the equality of all men and our right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. For Obama, that means equal-pay legislation, gay marriage and amnesty for illegal immigrants. He included...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-01-22-0
Opinion
Sept. 12, 2001 Juneau Empire managing editor Steve Reed puts the suffering in perspective

...But today I'm awash in a cold shower of reality. What the Founders referred to as ''life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness'' just became elusive, costly and generally more difficult. Again. Amid our pain and our resolve not to let...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/091701/ala_091701alapm0090001.shtml

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