Tag: american revolution
Florida Delegation Breaks on Party Lines Over Making Washington, D.C. a State
The House voted 216-208 to approve the “Washington, D.C. Admission Act.” All of the supporters came from the Democratic ranks and all the opposition from the GOP caucus.
Losing America: Reflections on the St. Marys River, East Florida and Independence Day
Starting as a stream and moving through the Okefenokee Swamp, the St. Marys River flows for more than 125 miles and serves as much of the border for Florida and Georgia. Every day, thousands of people drive over the St. Marys on I-95 without being aware of its historical significance.