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The First Executive Order – Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27, 2013


The first executive order by a President was George Washington’s Proclamation for a day of Thanksgiving.  The text of this proclamation can be read below in its entirety: Whereas it is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly […]

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