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Once There Were Giants

Reginald10 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 5:25 PM
But terms ARE limited; to two years for the House, six for the Senate. IF the People decide to permit a politician another term, they have that right. And the threat that they won't permit another term, helps to control officeholders. Witness the phenomenon of the "lame duck" - they do what they will, and the people's will is ignored. If large portions of Congress were lame ducks, what mischief could they wreck?

"Second Lieutenant Daniel K. Inouye distinguished himself by extraordinary heroism in action on 21 April 1945, in the vicinity of San Terenzo, Italy. While attacking a defended ridge guarding an important road junction, Second Lieutenant Inouye skillfully directed his platoon through a hail of automatic weapon and small arms fire, in a swift enveloping movement that resulted in the capture of an artillery and mortar post and brought his men to within 40 yards of the hostile force. Emplaced in bunkers and rock formations, the enemy halted the advance with crossfire from three machine guns.

"With complete disregard for his...

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