Washington's 'presidential library' t...

Washington's 'presidential library' taking shape

There are 1 comment on the CBS 3 Springfield story from Feb 15, 2013, titled Washington's 'presidential library' taking shape. In it, CBS 3 Springfield reports that:

George Washington's 1796 farewell address contained a stern warning to the nation about partisan politics, or the "dangers of faction" in the language of the founding fathers.

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Since: Jul 07

Tampa, FL

#1 Feb 15, 2013
Washington warned of "partisan politics"...back in 1796?

I don't believe it! How could he possibly have foreseen the creation of the Republican Party.

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