Topic: Lame Duck
Mandeville, LA- [r]epublican (and listener to the Mike Church Show) Sandi discovers first hand what Mike speaks of when he decries the "non-profits" as "being in on it". The "It" being the revolving door of money that flows to non-profits via Mordor's tax shelter policies (tax codes) that is then used to devise new ways to "reform" or "improve", heck even "expand" the already menacing Leviathan. (editor's note, this piece was originally posted on 27 November, 2012) In this cas….Continue
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"Having served my country from very early life, in all its highest trusts and most difficult emergencies, from the most important of which trusts 1 have lately retired, I cannot otherwise than feel with great sensibility, this proof of the high confidence of this very enlightened and respectable. Assembly.
I regret my appointment from another consideration: a fear, that I shall not be able to discharge the duties of the trust, with advantage to my country. Being placed, however, here, 1 [would] exert my best faculties, physical and mental, such as they are, at every hazard, to discharge its duties to the satisfaction of this Assembly, and of my country."
James Monroe accepting the Chair at VA Constitutional Convention, 1829