Tagged with Abraham Lincoln

Cabinet Considerations

Cabinet Considerations

By: Haley Barbour       Ford’s Theater, where President Abraham Lincoln was shot, today is the home of a museum chronicling Lincoln’s presidency from his election to the final days of his life. There were many exhibits that drew parallels to today’s questions facing the new administration. In particular, I was intrigued by Lincoln’s … Continue reading

Political Divisions

Political Divisions

By Julia Wolf Ok. Fine. Our political scene right now is divisive. Some have said the 2016 election was the most divisive one yet. While it is tempting to agree with that statement, I think 2016 has some pretty steep competition. Today ten of us visited Ford’s Theatre, the theatre where President Abraham Lincoln was … Continue reading