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  1. Past Tense Oregon: Signed copy of FDR's 'Fear itself' speech on display in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 |

    The answer is Franklin Delano Roosevelt who used the phrase on March 4, 1933, during his first inauguration speech. It was the first of four inaugurations for Roosevelt, who was the only person to serve more than two terms as president of the United States.


  2. Guided Tours of the Frances Perkins Homestead National Historic Landmark available in NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    The Frances Perkins Homestead, named a National Historic Landmark by Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell in 2014, is the ancestral home of Frances Perkins, U.S. Secretary of Labor under Franklin Delano Roosevelt from 1933-45. Perkins was the first woman to serve in a presidential cabinet and was the principal architect behind many of the New Deal policies undertaken to combat the Great Depression and improve the lives and working conditions for generations of Americans.


  3. So, could Barack Obama actually win reelection in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Had there never been a Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and therefore no 22nd Amendment to the Constitution, the 2016 election cycle might look very different. President Obama, who is currently prohibited from running for reelection, could have run for a third term.


  4. My View: Remember Woodrow Wilson as liberal reformerRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    ... racist for re-segregating the armed forces for World War I, you also would have to call President Franklin Delano Roosevelt a racist for keeping armed forces segregated. The Portland teacher ignores the real historic change that took place in 1912. ...


  5. Former White House butler will share memories and mementosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Milford Mirror

    Alan DeValerio, a former White House butler, will offer a free presentation based on his first-hand working experiences in the White House, at the Milford Senior Center, Thursday, Aug. 13 at 10 a.m. Attendees will hear about the preparations involved in White House entertaining and how it has evolved over the years, from Franklin Delano Roosevelt to the present. DeValerio will share his first-hand experiences and stories from people he worked with, such as Eugene Allen, on whom the movie "The Butler" was based.


  6. What America's first ladies have taught meRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    ... young ladies of the future. The "first lady of the world" was just as popular as her husband Franklin Delano Roosevelt and accomplished much during her extended time as first lady of the United States. She was one of the first first ladies to fight ...


  7. Is the Sanders Candidacy Evidence of a Revolutionary Moment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | OpEdNews

    ... revolutionary moment at the beginning of the 20th century resulting in the repeated elections of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. In the parlance used by Michael Moore in his documentary Sicko , the nation became a nation of "we". We were all in this ...


  8. One century of US occupation & two centuries of US-French combined intervention in Haitian affairsRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | Tanbou,Tambour

    ... occupation of Haiti. Haitian historian Claude MoA se describes how one year prior (in July 1914), Franklin Delano Roosevelt, then undersecretary of the US Navy "a revealed that instructions were given [a ] marines ready to intervene in Haiti with ...


  9. History's Headlines: The ADA, 25 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... black people at the time. Perhaps the most prominent case was the President of the United States. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, regarded today as one of America's greatest leaders, had been stricken with polio in the 1920s. Yet throughout his four ...


  10. Why is Ted Cruz so angry with Mitch McConnell?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... he made to each and every one of us," Cruz said. The "Ex-Im" as insiders call it, was created by Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1934 in order to close financing gaps in large sales of US goods to buyers overseas when private lenders are unable or ...


  11. Jewish WorldBetween the Sin of the Spies and Israeli MinistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... one filled with fear. Fear is behind most sins. Fear of failure. Fear of change. Fear of a vacuum. Franklin Delano Roosevelt may have said it best when he said "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself." The Meraglim were Tzaddikim who let fear ...


  12. 5 questions every presidential candidate should answer: Africa editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | AEI

    ... on a 1909 hunting safari , the first US president to visit sub-Saharan Africa was his cousin Franklin Delano Roosevelt who stopped in Liberia briefly for an informal meeting, and used both Senegal and Gambia as transit stops for trips to and from ...


  13. What Hath Obama Wrought?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... record as POTUS is that he's been the most dogged proponent of big government since the days of Franklin Delano Roosevelt or Lyndon Baines Johnson. He dislikes the Constitution for its limits on government. (I have no doubt this review of his ...


  14. In Our View: Election Season Is HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... to not vote also is inviolate and represents in itself a form of political expression. But, as Franklin Delano Roosevelt is credited with saying: "Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people ...


  15. MI--Michigan News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, MIRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... meeting President Barack Obama and a visit to the memorial of her other favorite president, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Emma Didlake, a longtime Detroit resident and veteran of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II, is scheduled to ...


  16. A Matter Of TrustRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Tecumseh Countywide News

    ... hold only 46 seats in the upper house. This White House used a constitutional dodge started by Franklin Delano Roosevelt and used by every president since to declare that this is an 'executive agreement,' not a treaty. Then Congress struck an ...


  17. Letter: Confederate monument remembers serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Burlington Times News

    ... etc., that were named for him? And while we are at it, how should we handle the monument to Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the U.S. president who signed the internment orders against JapaneseAmerican citizens? These are just three examples. While each ...


  18. Will the next UN Secretary-General be a woman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 |

    ... job in the world" . He or she must reinvigorate the 70-year-old institution envisioned by Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The stakes are high: by 2050, 3 billion more people will inhabit the planet, threatening the resource balance and creating more ...


  19. Frances Perkins Center to host Betta Ehrenfeld Public Policy forum at ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... work and career of Frances Perkins, the first woman to serve in a U.S. Cabinet, a key advisor to Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and a lifelong advocate for social justice and economic security. The Center aims to inspire people to address current ...


  20. The role of Congress (or lack thereof) in the Iran deal, explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... senators to agree on complex international negotiations is difficult. So in the 1930s, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt figured out a workaround: He simply wouldn't call his international negotiations treaties. There, problem solved. His ...