Category Archives: Carl M. Cannon

Reflections on Veterans Day

By Carl M. Cannon | It’s Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. The First World War ended on this date when a cease-fire was forged between the Allies and Germany, taking effect at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the … Continue reading

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On choosing leaders wisely

By Carl M. Cannon | It’s Monday, January 7, 2019. Twenty years ago today Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott and Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle huddled on opposite sides of the Senate chamber, each with members of his own party. … Continue reading

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Intemperance Union

By Carl M. Cannon | Good morning, it’s Thursday, December 27, 2018. Another eventful — if not altogether reassuring — political year is winding to a close. The federal budget process remains a mess, and I’m not even talking about … Continue reading

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Fifty-four years ago today

By Carl M. Cannon | It’s Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Fifty-four years ago today, a hot new British band with a peculiar name boarded a Pan Am jet at Heathrow Airport. Destination: New York City — and musical immortality. Let … Continue reading

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