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Declaration of Independence
The Dallas Morning News and Dallas County GOP Chairman Jonathan Neerman should read the following:
"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, — That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends,
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The following appeared on Brodenforcongress.com as "The Rest of the Story" following recent media reports that misrepresented Stephen Broden's remarks during a contentious interview.
WFAA/DMN Reply---The Rest of the Story
Last week, numerous media reports misrepresented some remarks I made during a contentious interview. My remarks were intended to be historical and philosophical in nature. They were taken out of context by the reporter, and only part of what I said was heard. Read more »
On September 15th, President Obama addressed the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, in which he incorporated The Declaration of Independence into his speech.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.Read more »
A fifth grader from Ector County Independent School District in Odessa, TX was recently told to memorize the Declaration of Independence.
But there was one hitch- an essential word had been altered.
The true text of the second paragraph of the Declaration of Independence, as written by principal author Thomas Jefferson, states: