The dates of a number of anniversaries will remain with me forever. December 26 is the day I married my wife 44 years ago. September 3 was the day that our first child was born. Not all anniversaries have happy memories. More...
The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection
To the People of the State of New York: AMONG the numerous advantages promised by a well-constructed Union, none deserves to be more accurately developed than its tendency to break and control the violence of faction. . . . More...
Seeking a healthy immigration policy, cleaner government
Walking door to door, as I do weekly, I continue to gain strength from the ideas I hear but the stories of excessive taxation and limited opportunity are heartbreaking. More...
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