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Explainer: Trump’s executive orders and the limits of presidential power

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In this lesson, explore the long-standing constitutional controversies around the power of executive orders. Continue reading

Two soldiers receive Medal of Honor posthumously – Class Discussion

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By Jordan Mambert The Great War, also known as World War I, was fought from 1914-1918 between multiple countries on two opposing sides. The Central…read more

Obama Asks Congress to Act On Health Care

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In a nationally televised address before Congress, President Barack Obama asked lawmakers to pass health care insurance reform, the top priority of his presidency. Congress…read more

11-year-old Interviews President Obama

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Damon Weaver, a south Florida elementary school student reporter, landed his biggest interview yet: a sit-down talk with the President of the United States. President…read more

White House Honors Medal of Freedom Recipients

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President Barack Obama awarded 16 people with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony at the White House on Wednesday. The Presidential Medal of…read more

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