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Tips from George Washington for a Government Shutdown

Ron Chernow is the prize-winning author of The House of Morgan, Alexander HamiltonTitan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, and Washington: A Life.  Full Bio

Tips from George Washington for a Government Shutdown

“History records few examples of a leader who so earnestly wanted to do the right thing, not just for himself but for his country,” writes Ron Chernow, author of Washington: A Life. “Avoiding moral shortcuts, he consistently upheld such high ethical standards that he seemed larger than any other figure on the political scene.”

For more, see this article in the Christian Science Monitor.


30 Surprising Facts About George Washington

30 Surprising Facts About George Washington
  1. Washington was the only major founder who lacked a college education. John Adams went to Harvard, James Madison to Princeton, and Alexander Hamilton to Columbia, making Washington self-conscious about what he called his “defective education.” More…

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