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2009-09-02 16:07:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid sent the following letter today to President Obama inviting him to address a Joint Session of Congress on Wednesday, September 9, 2009.

2009-06-26 08:40:26

The judicial appointments of former president George W. Bush suggests that his motivation for appointing nontraditional judges was driven more by ideology and strategy than concerns for diversity, a new analysis shows.

2009-06-25 16:11:00

WASHINGTON, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama announced today his intent to nominate former Commerce Department official Meredith Attwell Baker to serve on the Federal Communications Commission.

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2009-02-16 09:44:36

Madame Tussauds Washington D.C. is celebrating Presidents Day by unveiling a wax figure of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the United States. Complete with his trademark spectacles, President Roosevelt's dapper figure dons a black suit with a long waistcoat and gold pocket watch.

2009-01-20 14:00:14

Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts had only 35 words to utter but the placement of one word tripped him up Tuesday. Roberts misplaced the word faithfully while administering the oath of office to Barack Obama when he was sworn in as the 44th president.

2009-01-19 19:00:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When American voters were asked which past President of the United States they believe Barack Obama should model his new presidency after, they did not pick Abraham Lincoln or John F. Kennedy, or even George Washington as their top choice.

2008-12-15 14:59:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) board of directors today accepted the resignation of retired Marine Corps Gen. James L. Jones, who earlier this month was named by U.S. President-elect Barack Obama to serve as his national security adviser. "Gen.

2008-10-06 18:00:14

Judges are meant to administer law not make it and the Constitution is not a living document but one that endures, U.S. President George Bush said Monday.

2008-09-21 09:00:02

By CHRISTOPHER LEE By Christopher Lee The Washington Post WASHINGTON A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction Saturday ordering Vice President Dick Cheney and the National Archives to preserve all of his official records. U.S.


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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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