This Independence Day we encourage you to take the time to read the Declaration signed 241 years ago that helped birth a new nation.
Kelvey Vander Hart: This Independence Day will show an increase of criminal activity in the state of Iowa. The crime? Illegally shooting off fireworks.
Adam Graham: Carry the light of liberty and its memory, and pass it on in hopes that one day (whether in our lifetime or not) the flame may be relit.
Paul Pate: If you happen to hear a bell on the Fourth, think of the one that sits in Philadelphia that stands for the principles that Americans fight for.
Remember on Independence Day the heroes of American history, like Frederick Douglass, whose legacy represents the principles upon which America was founded.
By Congressman Tom Latham Our great experiment in liberty and independence turns a year older this week, but the freedoms we celebrate remain as timeless and universal as they were in 1776 when our Founding Fathers approved the Declaration of Independence. As you get ready to enjoy some time with family and friends, parades, barbecue […]
We at Caffeinated Thoughts would like to wish you a Happy Independence Day! We can’t think of any better way to mark the occasion than to publish the document that sent shockwaves around the world as a scrappy band of 13 colonies declared their independence from one of the greatest military powers in the world […]
Washington, DC- Congressman Steve King (R-IA) released the following statement to commemorate the 236th birthday of our nation: “Tomorrow as celebrations of Independence Day light up our great nation, may we remember the sacrifices of those who have fought to protect our Liberty,” said King. “Let us also look forward to the great future in […]
As we celebrate American Independence, it is important to know what it means and what it doesn’t mean. It is important to know what to fight for and what to fight against. After 235 years of American Independence, we are once again in a fight for the survival of the United States. While militant Islam […]
A good way to celebrate our Independence Day is to read the document that started it all, our Declaration of Independence: When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the […]
Have a Happy 4th! I thought it would be appropriate to share the text of the document that started it all 233 years ago. The Declaration of Independence IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one […]