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Republicans Now Have Most Seats in Congress Since 1947

After retaining control of two seats in run-offs in Louisiana, the Republican party now hold the most number of seats in Congress since Harry S. Truman’s administration.  77 more words


America Feeds 20,000,000 Russians; Saves 14,000,000 Muslim's

The year?  1921.  Led by: Herbert Hoover, the man latter branded as the creator of America’s Great Depression, and vilified as a man who could do nothing. 430 more words


This Could Be The Coldest Thanksgiving Since 1930

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Minnesotans woke up to subzero temperatures on Thanksgiving Day, and if the mercury doesn’t make it up into the double digits, the day could be one for the record books. 68 more words


"We’d Like to Thank You Herbert Hoover…

“…for really showing us the way.”

It’s not 31st President’s fault that the catchy song from Annie played on repeat in my head throughout my visit to his boyhood home and Presidential Library. 1,155 more words

On The Road

The Memoirs of Herbert Hoover * * * *

Speaking to recalcitrant Republican congressmen who did not want to support President Bush’s plan to stave off economic disaster in 2008, Vice-President Cheney warned, “If you don’t pass this, you’re going to make George W. 942 more words

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“Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart. - Anne Frank 12 June 1929 early March 1945 — Historical Pics

“Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.” – Anne Frank 12 June 1929 – early March 1945 pic.twitter.com/zELrqID9AG

— Historical Pics (@VeryOldPics) November 9, 2014

Hoover's legacy

I generally refrain from posting youtube clips but here is one I came across today and wanted to share. The U.S. Embassy in Brussels produced the footage in 2012. 119 more words

Herbert Hoover