By: Darrian Stacy “We must all do our part to make sure our God-given rights are protected here at home. That includes our most fundamental right as citizens: the right to vote. When any American—no matter where they live or what their party—are denied that right because they can’t afford to wait for five, six, seven hours just to cast [...]
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By: Nick Eberhart President Obama gave more attention to climate change during his 2013 Inaugural Address than he did to any other issue. The President declared that not acting on climate change “would betray our children and future generations” and even challenged those who deny the role that human activity has in this issue. While only around half of the [...]
By: Kelsey Thomas As the Republican presidential candidates crisscross Florida leading up to the state’s primary next Tuesday, President Obama will be wrapping up a three-day tour of five key battleground states. To get an idea of how Obama’s 2012 campaign is expecting things to play out, we need look no further than the State of the Union address delivered [...]
By: Ryan Prior In Washington this morning, I attended an excellent panel discussion featuring four former presidential speechwriters discussing tonight’s State of the Union address. On the panel were Vinca LaFleur, speechwriter for Clinton; John McConnell, a member of George W. Bush’s speechwriting team; Chriss Winston, chief speechwriter to George H.W. Bush; and Bob Lehrman, the voice behind Al Gore [...]