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Tag: Presidency
  • FDR Rated Best President in Survey of 238 Scholars

    Reports the AP: Franklin Delano Roosevelt is being ranked the top president in U.S. history by 238 scholars surveyed by Siena College. Roosevelt has topped each of the five presidential scholar surveys conducted by the Albany, N.Y.-area college since 1982. Theodore Roosevelt came in at No. 2 in the survey released Thursday, followed by Abraham …

  • Down With the Presidency

    Several years ago, Lew Rockwell gave a speech highlighting the incredible overgrowth of power in the American presidency.  He makes the case that since the nation’s inception, the highest office in the land has grown ever higher, leeching power from other branches of government and stealing the very popular liberties it ought to guard. The …