President’s Day

February 20, 2023 USGOPO 0

The Father of the Country. Originally celebrating George Washington’s birthday, and then Abe Lincoln’s Birthday, the federal government has declared the third Monday in February […]


January 24, 2023 USGOPO 0

Grieving Nation Looks to President. One of the unofficial duties of the president is to serve as the ceremonial head of the government. Often time […]

Presidential Pardons

January 17, 2023 USGOPO 0

Excusing Federal Convicts. The Constitution gives the president the power to pardon criminals who committed crimes against the United States, so only federal crimes. This […]

Pearl Harbor

December 7, 2022 USGOPO 0

A Day That lives in Infamy. On this day, Dec. 7th, in 1941, the Imperial Army of Japan attacked the Pearl Harbor U.S. naval base […]

Department of Veterans Affairs

November 11, 2022 USGOPO 0

An entire department devoted to veterans. In the spirit of Veteran’s Day, formerly Armistice Day, commemorating theĀ end of World War I, let’s take a look […]