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    vote/decision to affect him politically. Another senator, Senator Richard Russell, a democrat from Georgia, reminded the other senators what their duties were. In his speech he quotes, “I am seeking only to remind the Senate of its responsibilities and of the desirability of not throwing its rules out the window…” Russell wanted to remind the other senators about the rules that they need to follow before they make a choice about to pass the bill or not. Russell did not want any of the senators to be affected politically. He did not remind the senators how racial discrimination is hurting others, but instead reminded the senators of how their choice could affect them. When Senator Everett Dirksen, a republican from Illinois, spoke about cloture, he mentioned, “The Senate adopted a rule which it did not intend to use…” Dirksen spoke to the president when he said this. He wanted everyone to be reminded that the vote for cloture was not meant to be used; it would go against the senators so called beliefs. Senator Barry Goldwater wanted people to know about how he looks out for his nation. In his speech he mentions, “My concern is for the entire Nation…” Many politicians want the people of the United States to believe that they are concerned about the well-being of the people. Goldwater wanted people to know that his vote was to help all of the United States. Goldwater wanted to keep the people happy in order to keep his politician job (Brown and Shannon 2014). Lastly, many…

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    D. Company Analysis Background & Context Initially founded as Everett City Lines in 1893, Everett Transit is the public transit authority for Everett, Washington. This organization was created in order to help fill the transportation void of near the turn of the century. People needed a reliable way to travel from one location to another, and thus Everett Lines was born. Dissimilar from the rest of Snohomish County, who operate under Community Transit, Everett Transit operates its own city wide…

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    As Everett notes, “the most striking thing I remember about seeing the Pirahas for the first time was how happy everybody seemed” (Everett 6). The Piraha eternal happiness and warmth speak to their laidback culture and lifestyle. The Piraha take life lightly, and are able to brush off adversity. Everett notices this on seeing them in their day to day life, Everett states, “Pirahas laugh at their own misfortune: when someone’s hut blows over in a rainstorm…they laugh when they catch a lot of…

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    If I were to be any person for a day, I would be Malala Yousafzai. If I were to switch places with Malala Yousafzai, I think I would be with a mind that is bigger than I can imagine. I also think I would be in a bigger body with experiences and memories only a soul could hold on to, not only emotionally, but physically and emotionally and I think I would be faced with many responsibilities If we switched places. I would want to be Malala Yousafzai for a day because she has accomplished many…

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    The CSC supports active duty, family members, and retired service members by answering questions on a wide range of topics including career information, selection boards, distribution, and Navy records maintenance. To use the function click on the "Live Chat" link on the NPC homepage, fill out your contact information, your question, and click the "Start Chat" button at the bottom of the page. 3. EXPANSION OF INTEGRATED LODGING PROGRAM. Department of Defense (DoD) continues its…

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    Civil Rights 1964

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    the passage of Kennedy’s proposed Civil Rights Act through the United States Congress. According to the Library of Congress’s website, Johnson enlisted the help of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. Along with strategic members of Congress such as Senators Hubert Humphrey (D-MN) and Everett Dirksen (R-IL), and House Representatives Emanuel Celler (D-NY), and William McCulloch (R-OH), to secure the bill’s passage. Johnson…

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    persuade and influence anyone. Johnson and his administration were very good at framing and passing legislation because of his twelve-year experience in the house of representatives, twelve years in the senate and three years as vice president. Johnson initiated the Great Society programs in 1964. These domestic programs aimed to improve education, provide medical care for the elderly, and most importantly eliminate poverty and racial injustices. Johnson operated the legislative process like a…

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    Chicago City Architecture

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    The first idea they had was a design a set of two identical towers, but they decided that the site would consist of not only the two large towers for the Treasury and Defense Departments and the Justice Department and Federal Courts but, for logistical reasons, a separate Post Office building was proposed. The Courthouse portion opened first in 1964. Following the demolition of the old courthouse in 1966, construction began on the other buildings. The new post office opened in 1973 and the…

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    Bullet The Ap Analysis

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    rights so they could fulfill the new society; for it to be officially accepted it has known tough times and great debates among the Senate just to be approved in july 1964 and for that there were hundreds of people invited to the televised process of signing the civil right act in which surely seventy five pens were used in the process of just signing them and as part of the tradition those pens were given away a symbolic meaning of promise or of remembering the special historic event ;one of…

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    all black citizens in America admission into any public place, equality in the work environment and the right to vote. However, the bill itself was not passed by Congress until eight months after John F. Kennedy was assassinated. After the assassination of Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson stepped in and took up the cause. It was Johnson who signed the bill, but John F. Kennedy was the first one to address the issue. The Civil Rights Bill concluded the segregation in the South and more specifically in…

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