Congressional Republicans on Wednesday were bracing for a new wave of retirements just one day after another pair of veteran House members, Representative Frank A. LoBiondo of New Jersey and Representative Ted Poe of Texas, . Already, 29 House Republicans have said they will not run again, while just seven Democrats have announced plans to retire.We’re interested in your feedback on this page.
Native American resistance to Wayne&aposs army quickly collapsed following the battle, and delegates from the various confederation tribes gathered for a peace conference at in June 1795. The conference re in the between the assembled tribes and the States. Under its terms, the tribes ceded most of what is now for American settlement and recognized the United States as the ruling power in the region. The Treaty of Greenville, along with the recently signed , solidified U.S. sovereignty over the Northwest Ter
There are two methods of curing the mischiefs of faction: the one, by removing its causes the other, by controlling its effects.The inference to which we are brought is, that the of faction cannot be removed, and that relief is only to be sought in the means of controlling its .
After Calhoun’s death on March 31, 1850, one of his greatest foes, U.S. Senator Thomas Hart Benton of Missouri, sternly rebuked an associate who suggested that he honor Calhoun with a eulogy in Congress. ‘He is not dead, sir — he is not dead,’ remarked Benton, a staunch Unionist. ‘There may be no vitality in his body, but there is in his doctrines.’ A decade later, a bloody civil war would prove Benton was right.For more great articles, be sure to subscribe to magazine t