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Washington braces as crowds converge for Trump's July Fourth fireworks, racial protests - Reuters

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to converge on Saturday in the heart of Washington, where U.S. President Donald Trump will host an Independence Day fireworks display and military flyover, while protesters will march for racial equality.

george washington - Reuters
10:29am PDT - July 4th, 2020

Washington braces as crowds converge for Trump's July Fourth fireworks, racial protests - Reuters UK

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to converge on Saturday in the heart of Washington, where U.S. President Donald Trump will host an Independence Day fireworks display and military flyover, while protesters will march for racial equality.

george washington - Reuters
10:27am PDT - July 4th, 2020

Coronavirus plus July Fourth raises a question: What would George Washington do?

Coronavirus and July Fourth weekend celebrations are a time to think about whether masks and quarantines abridge freedom.

george washington - NBC News
1:30am PDT - July 4th, 2020

Baseball: Cleveland Indians to consider changing franchise's nickname - Reuters India

The Cleveland Indians followed the lead of the NFL's Washington Redskins on Friday as the Major League Baseball club said it too will consider changing a team nickname that has been in place for 105 years.

george washington - Reuters
8:48pm PDT - July 3rd, 2020

Cleveland Indians to consider changing franchise's nickname - Reuters

The Cleveland Indians followed the lead of the NFL's Washington Redskins on Friday as the Major League Baseball club said it too will consider changing a team nickname that has been in place for 105 years.

george washington - Reuters
6:44pm PDT - July 3rd, 2020

Washington Redskins owner opens door to possible name change - Reuters

Under mounting pressure from sponsors and Native American rights groups, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder said on Friday he would consider changing the team's name.

george washington - Reuters
9:58am PDT - July 3rd, 2020

Redskins sponsor, FedEx, urges team to rebrand

FedEx has told the Washington DC-based American football team to change its controversial name.

george washington - BBC News
2:00am PDT - July 3rd, 2020

NFL: Redskins stadium sponsor FedEx requests team change its name - Reuters

Key sponsor FedEx Corp has asked the Washington Redskins to change their name, adding to renewed calls for the NFL franchise to be rebranded.

george washington - Reuters
4:42pm PDT - July 2nd, 2020

Michael Avenatti reputation at George Washington University law school tarnished

Michael Avenatti used to be the golden boy of George Washington University's law school, having been awarded its Alumni Achievement Award in 2010, served on its dean's board of advisers and been the subject of a fawning profile in its alumni magazine.

george washington - The Washington Times
2:52pm PDT - July 2nd, 2020

Judge says EEOC's discovery requests in sex bias lawsuit too expensive - Reuters

A federal magistrate judge in Washington D.C. has ordered the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to pare back its discovery requests in an equal pay lawsuit against George Washington University.

george washington - Reuters
2:30pm PDT - June 29th, 2020

Republican senator sees effort this week to revive police reform debate in U.S. Congress - Reuters Africa

U.S. lawmakers will try this week to revive efforts to enact police reform legislation in Congress, a Republican senator said on Sunday, after moves to address police misconduct following the death of George Floyd deteriorated into partisan bickering.

george washington - Reuters
1:19pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Republican senator sees effort this week to revive police reform debate in U.S. Congress - Reuters UK

U.S. lawmakers will try this week to revive efforts to enact police reform legislation in Congress, a Republican senator said on Sunday, after moves to address police misconduct following the death of George Floyd deteriorated into partisan bickering.

george washington - Reuters
1:18pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

Republican senator sees effort this week to revive police reform debate in U.S. Congress - Reuters

U.S. lawmakers will try this week to revive efforts to enact police reform legislation in Congress, a Republican senator said on Sunday, after moves to address police misconduct following the death of George Floyd deteriorated into partisan bickering.

george washington - Reuters
12:15pm PDT - June 28th, 2020

U.S. House approves Washington, D.C., statehood in historic vote - Reuters India

Four decades after launching its drive for U.S. statehood, Washington, D.C., was poised to take a step toward becoming the 51st state as the House of Representatives on Friday approved its admission.

george washington - Reuters
7:55pm PDT - June 26th, 2020

U.S. government asks tech CEOs to ensure online platforms not used to spur violence - Reuters India

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security sent a letter to chief executives of five large tech companies asking them to ensure social media platforms are not used to incite violence in the wake of nationwide protests following George Floyd's death.

george washington - Reuters
7:45pm PDT - June 26th, 2020

House adopts bill to make D.C. 51st state, but GOP Senate opposes measure - The Globe and Mail

  1. House adopts bill to make D.C. 51st state, but GOP Senate opposes measure  The Globe and Mail
  2. U.S. House passes sweeping police reform bill named after George Floyd  Globalnews.ca
  3. US House passes 'George Floyd' police reform bill  …

    george washington - The Globe And Mail
    6:59pm PDT - June 26th, 2020

UPDATE 1-DHS asks U.S. tech CEOs to ensure online platforms are not used to spur violence - Reuters

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security sent a letter to chief executives of five large tech companies asking them to ensure social media platforms are not used to incite violence in the wake of nationwide protests following George Floyd's death.

george washington - Reuters
12:03pm PDT - June 26th, 2020

DHS asks U.S. tech CEOs to ensure online platforms are not used to spur violence - Reuters

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security sent a letter to chief executives of five large tech companies asking them to ensure social media platforms are not used to incite violence in the wake of nationwide protests following George Floyd's death.

george washington - Reuters
11:57am PDT - June 26th, 2020

U.S. House on verge of approving Washington, D.C., statehood - Reuters India

Four decades after launching its drive for U.S. statehood, Washington, D.C. was poised to take a step toward becoming the 51st state as the House of Representatives on Friday was expected to approve its admission.

george washington - Reuters
3:52am PDT - June 26th, 2020

U.S. House on verge of approving Washington, D.C., statehood - Reuters

Four decades after launching its drive for U.S. statehood, Washington, D.C. was poised to take a step toward becoming the 51st state as the House of Representatives on Friday was expected to approve its admission.

george washington - Reuters
3:20am PDT - June 26th, 2020

US House sweeping passes police reform bill

The White House has threatened to veto the measure, which Senate Republicans reject as an overreach.

george washington - BBC News
9:24pm PDT - June 25th, 2020

George Floyd death: What US police officers think of protests

Some think change needs to come from the top, others say they are doing a tough job and under attack.

george washington - BBC News
4:26pm PDT - June 25th, 2020

U.S. House poised for vote on Democratic police reform bill - Reuters

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on sweeping police reform legislation on Thursday, amid concern that efforts to rein in police misconduct after the death of George Floyd could end in political stalemate.

george washington - Reuters
3:08am PDT - June 25th, 2020

U.S. Republican police reform measure fails in key Senate vote - Reuters

A controversial Republican bill intended to rein in police misconduct in the aftermath of George Floyd's death in Minneapolis failed on Wednesday to garner enough support to move forward in the U.S. Senate.

george washington - Reuters
9:56am PDT - June 24th, 2020

U.S. Senate heads for showdown over Republican police reform bill - Reuters UK

The U.S. Senate headed for a showdown on Wednesday over a Republican police reform bill that Democrats have rejected as too limited to rein in police misconduct, as public protests continue over George Floyd's death.

george washington - Reuters
6:12am PDT - June 24th, 2020

From George Washington to John Carroll, 10 April 1792 https://t.co/kNxvgJs1Ty

Billy Dunn (@realWilliamDunn)
2:31am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MilHistNow: On this day in 1776, the British deal George Washington's rag-tag rebel army a crushing defeat at the Battle of Brooklyn He…

William (@AstorJacob1)
2:31am PDT - August 27th, 2019

To George Washington from John Carroll, 20 March 1792 https://t.co/DaONV3EyAB

Billy Dunn (@realWilliamDunn)
2:30am PDT - August 27th, 2019

"It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible." - George Washington

Corey Pryor (@tcoreypryor)
2:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

George Washington Carver

worlds okayest medic (@jou_exe)
2:24am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @theoluwaseunre: George Washington never had wooden teeth. His dentures were made from gold, hippopotamus tusk, elephant ivory and human…

Greatman Data Inc.™ ❁ (@IamGm_Piano)
2:17am PDT - August 27th, 2019

The Washington Post has picked up Good Morning America’s idiotic attack on Prince George’s ballet lessons last week. Not focused on him tho, but on the importance of male dance and the damage those comments have done. Sadly piece is behind paywall.

Ian Patterson (@ianpatterson99)
2:15am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @thetravellocker: George Washington Family Coat of Arms - Stained Glass Window @SulgraveManor @StarInnSulgrave @SulgraveVillage #sulgrav

Sulgrave Manor (@SulgraveManor)
2:14am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @RLatrenta: @vermontgmg George Washington motto was “ I cannot tell a lie”. Our current President cannot tell a truth. SAD

no trumpette! (@noTrumpette)
2:05am PDT - August 27th, 2019
George Washington Elementary families, we hope you will join us this Thursday, August 29 for our annual GW Race for Education Block Party to officially kick off our fundraiser! There will be fun games for the kids and food available for purchase. We hope to see you! #WeRPrexies https://t.co/TuzBGmtEve

George Washington Elementary families, we hope you will join us this Thursday, August 29 for our annual GW Race for Education Block Party to officially kick off our fundraiser! There will be fun games for the kids and food available for purchase. We hope to see you! #WeRPrexies https://t.co/TuzBGmtEve

Marion City Schools (@MCSPresidents)
2:00am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MilHistNow: On this day in 1776, the British deal George Washington's rag-tag rebel army a crushing defeat at the Battle of Brooklyn He…

Marc von Hoffrichter (@MarcHoffrichter)
1:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

George Washington Law Professor: Opposing Birthright Citizenship Is Not Racist https://t.co/QjVxvlNGvr

Deter Allofit (@djp0307)
1:50am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Published a new blog entry Findlay Automotive lends a hand to Washington County Search and Rescue with $16K do...https://t.co/KRVmHUM40x

Pinnacle (@pautoappraisers)
1:49am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Our nation’s founders understood the importance of faith &morality working hand in hand in our republic to restrain the worst of our human nature. George Washington”Of all the dispositions & habits which lead to political prosperity, religion &morality are indispensable supports”

DemsSocialism (@DemsSocialism)
1:40am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @PantherResists: *For those of us who remember the sound of scratched, skipping LPs. And the intractable sense of aggravation they engen…

Cynthia (@Cynthia61890872)
1:40am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DailyCaller: FACT CHECK: Did George Washington Say This Quote About Government? https://t.co/YYmRUNIE3d

Truth_b_Told (@iIWillGoLord)
1:31am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Democrats push to lower voting age to 17 with boost from billionaire George Soros - Washington Times https://t.co/p3vSqfN3LH

Mark White (@MarkWhite6176)
1:26am PDT - August 27th, 2019
#RT @loomer3d: Did fog change the course of history? https://t.co/13mOwt9ckW

King George III’s British army was forced to evacuate Boston. They headed to New York. General George Washington responded by moving American troops to Long Island, New York a… https://t.co/ciUCVAAjoj

#RT @loomer3d: Did fog change the course of history? https://t.co/13mOwt9ckW King George III’s British army was forced to evacuate Boston. They headed to New York. General George Washington responded by moving American troops to Long Island, New York a… https://t.co/ciUCVAAjoj

Verity Weekly (@verityweekly)
1:26am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Here's what Melania Trump secretly said to Kim Jong Un: "George Washington finished eating cheese."

Did You Know? (@DYKbot)
1:22am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Frogs and toads are the same animal! They just shapeshift! George Washington was a robot powered by steam!

Samanda Purse (@samanda666)
8:31pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @Kilgore_Trout2: THESE MEN SUPPORT YOUR RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS: -George Washington -Thomas Jefferson -James Madison -Alexander Hamilton -Do…

Kilgore Trout's New Age Farming (@Kilgore_Trout2)
8:30pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @PrezWisdom: “If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” - George Washingt…

PipDawg 1991 (@Pipdawg1)
8:28pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

I know why George Washington was a leader in war. now a player two piece of shit with decent grades can be president. I’m sorry that’s all he is politics are bullshit nothing ever changes for anyone a beheading & fire will. they want to meet and be cool with you more.

Sam Halfen (@HalfenTheGreat)
8:15pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @emorytk: @MorrisAnimal Our George Washington is almost 19 pounds of pure love, the biggest purrr - like a tank - and the sweetest, litt…

Karen Carloni (@k5create)
8:11pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @StewardshipAmer: @BreitbartNews President @realDonaldTrump is restoring American sovereignty, economic nationalism, and US military str…

JerseyGirl (@UrbanikMarysel)
8:09pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @McguireScotty: New York: ‘Hoax device’ leads cops to shut down George Washington Bridge “hoax device” that looked like a pipe bomb le…

WinstonCovfefe (@winstonCovfefe)
8:09pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @franklincovey: "Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for 'tis better to be alone than in bad…

Jose Miralles (@jmiralles30)
8:08pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @emorytk: @MorrisAnimal Our George Washington is almost 19 pounds of pure love, the biggest purrr - like a tank - and the sweetest, litt…

The Chronically-ill Cat Lady (@thelovelygirl)
8:08pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @dmills3710:

RT @dmills3710: "The Constitution is the guide which I will never abandon." George Washington https://t.co/XGF29heetV

Nat Moore (@NM777NM777)
8:08pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

The Illuminati run the world WAKE UP, IT’S BREAKFAST TIME! George Washington was a robot powered by steam!

Samanda Purse (@samanda666)
8:06pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @dmills3710:

RT @dmills3710: "The Constitution is the guide which I will never abandon." George Washington https://t.co/XGF29heetV

Liberty ⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@dmills3710)
8:06pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @emorytk: @MorrisAnimal Our George Washington is almost 19 pounds of pure love, the biggest purrr - like a tank - and the sweetest, litt…

Morris Animal Refuge (@MorrisAnimal)
8:05pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

Just discovered that the enslaver of my African ancestor was the guardian of George Washington’s mother (Mary Ball). Colonel George Eskridge. Interesting.

Sankofagen (@Sankofagen_usa)
8:02pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @counterchekist: “The consideration that human happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected, will always continue to prompt me to…

Diana's 2 Sense (@DianaHollins)
3:30am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Breaking: Researchers propose a new approach for dismantling online hate networks https://t.co/gjDoIdjk5E #trending #tech #icymi https://t.co/qgqg4r8aHi

Breaking: Researchers propose a new approach for dismantling online hate networks https://t.co/gjDoIdjk5E #trending #tech #icymi https://t.co/qgqg4r8aHi

EmpireDynamic ADX (@EmpireDynamic)
3:30am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @Airvooocht: @realDonaldTrump George Washington and Abraham Lincoln would be very disappointed if they saw the acting president wanting…

lucasfrance3 (@lucasfrance31)
3:27am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

“The basis of our political system is the right of the people to make and to alter their constitutions of government.” - George Washington https://t.co/CPCFDMAcVE

Ingrid Fournier (@IngridFournier)
3:26am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world. - George Washington Carver

Quotes By Sam (@boost_up_living)
3:24am PDT - August 22nd, 2019