Tag: Sheldon Adelson

Presidential Medals of Freedom are now on sale

Presidential Medals of Freedom are now on sale
President Harry S. Truman handed out the first Medals of Freedom in 1945 to recognize contributions made by civilians during World War II. In 1963, President John F. Kennedy changed it to the Presidential Medal of Freedom and expanded it to include cultural achievements.  Recipients selected by President Kennedy received their medals from President Lyndon... Read more »

Will the Republic Survive the Tax Bill?

Will the Republic Survive the Tax Bill?
In an Op-Ed piece in The New York Times yesterday, David Leonhardt attempted to assuage our fears about the tax bill destroying America. That piece, entitled The Republic Will Survive the Tax Bill makes some great points, but I remain unconvinced. Following is the email I sent to Mr. Leonhardt: Dear David, I am a... Read more »