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Nov 26
Happy 225th birthday to Washington’s Thanksgiving proclamation!

Happy 225th birthday to Washington’s Thanksgiving proclamation!

Today marks the 225th anniversary of the national Thanksgiving holiday proclaimed by George Washington, as a way to give thanks for the Constitution, and honor religious and civil liberty.

Founding Fathers
Nov 26
The Founding Fathers really didn’t want the turkey as our national symbol

The Founding Fathers really didn’t want the turkey as our national symbol

As we approach another Thanksgiving Day, Constitution Daily looks into a nagging historical question: Did the Founders really intend to use the turkey, and not the eagle, as a symbol of American might?

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