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uninc. city (1990 pop. 25,782), Fairfax co., N Va. It is a residential suburb of Washington, D.C.
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Thomas. 1743--1826, US statesman: secretary of state (1790--93); third president (1801--09). He was the chief drafter of the Declaration of Independence (1776), the chief opponent of the centralizing policies of the Federalists under Hamilton, and effected the Louisiana Purchase (1803)
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"John Sini brings a wide view, a sharp focus and an unwavering commitment to the Jefferson's Ferry Board of Trustees," said Robert E.
The interior dome of the memorial features one of the famous quotes by Jefferson, 'I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.' Jefferson was not only a politician; he was a noble philosopher and contributed vastly to American literature over the years.
This pay increase applies to all the system's 14 hospitals in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, including Magee Rehab, as well as Thomas Jefferson University, and will benefit more than 1,800 current employees.
One such character, of course, is Thomas Jefferson. The role played by Jefferson, according to Thomas Fleming, was that of an unscrupulous political operative and vindictive to the point of being understandably unlikeable by the likes of Alexander Hamilton and George Washington.
According to the ( synopsis for Season 1, episode 11 of the CW series, the ASA arranges to have Jefferson (Cress Williams) arrested as suspicions grow that he is Black Lightning.
Now they would fight, not for proper representation in parliament, but for recognition of their inalienable rights to "Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness." The principal author of these words, Thomas Jefferson, said they were "intended to be an expression of the American mind, and to give to that expression the proper tone and spirit called for by the occasion." (5)
IN AN ESSAY WRITTEN IN I996 FOR THE Atlantic, the Irish politician and scholar Conor Cruise O'Brien lobbed a literary grenade into the stately field of Jefferson studies.
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Democracy's Muse: How Thomas Jefferson Became an FDR Liberal, A Reagan Republican, and a Tea Party Fanatic, All the While Being Dead.
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