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Calvin Coolidge wouldn't shed tear over sequester

To watch Calvin Coolidge is to marvel that, even in a day when, compared to today, people were media novices, such a person could rise to power in a democracy. Read more »

March 7, 2013


Provo Tabernacle's history, evolution from the ashes

The Provo Tabernacle had a rich history in stories & photos. Since the fire that raised the historic structure its future was unknown. Now like a phoenix rising from... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2011


If Sen. Orrin Hatch wins re-election, his influence could skyrocket

SALT LAKE CITY — If Congress agrees to raise the debt ceiling before Aug. 2, avoiding a default that experts say could spell disaster for the economy, months... Read more »

July 23, 2011


China treasures from BYU

Forty years ago this past week, Richard M. Nixon announced he would travel to China to open talks with a government that had been in conflict with the United States... Read more »

July 17, 2011


America and the meaning of a Mormon president

When asked how Joe Lieberman's Jewish faith would affect his campaign, a U.S. senator from Louisiana said, "I don't think American voters care where a man goes to... Read more »

June 3, 2011


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