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Roll Call
Eisenhower Memorial Gets Another CriticIke Memorial Gets Another Critic Sensenbrenner slammed the panel planning a me
Eisenhower Memorial Gets Another Critic
Roll Call / Posted 21 hours ago
Ike Memorial Gets Another Critic Sensenbrenner slammed the panel planning a memorial to Ike. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) As appropriators get down to business on fiscal 2016 spending, one House Republican is asking key players in the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Will: It's a monumental monstrosityWe could wearily shrug, say “Oh, well,” and economize waste and annoyance by ju
Will: It's a monumental monstrosity
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
We could wearily shrug, say “Oh, well,” and economize waste and annoyance by just building the proposed $142 million Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial. But long after its perpetrators are gone, it would squat there, representing Washington at its worst... Read more
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The Columbian
Will: Planned Eisenhower memorial a disservice to IkeWe could wearily shrug, say "Oh, well," and economize waste and annoyance by ju
Will: Planned Eisenhower memorial a disservice to Ike
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
We could wearily shrug, say "Oh, well," and economize waste and annoyance by just building the proposed $142 million Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial. But long after its perpetrators are gone, it would squat there, representing Washington at its worst... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Honoring Ike with a monstrosityThis saga of arrogance and celebrity worship began in 1999 when Congress create
Honoring Ike with a monstrosity
Minot Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
This saga of arrogance and celebrity worship began in 1999 when Congress created the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission (EMC). Sixteen years later, and eight years after the project's 2007 scheduled completion, scores of millions have been... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
George Will: Architect honors Ike with a monstrosityWe could wearily shrug, say “Oh, well,” and economize waste and annoyance by ju
George Will: Architect honors Ike with a monstrosity
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
We could wearily shrug, say “Oh, well,” and economize waste and annoyance by just building the proposed $142 million Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial. But long after its perpetrators are gone, it would squat there, representing Washington at its worst... Read more
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Washington Post
The proposed Eisenhower memorial is a monstrosityRendering of the Eisenhower Memorial. (Courtesy of Gehry Partners, LLP, 2015)
The proposed Eisenhower memorial is a monstrosity
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
Rendering of the Eisenhower Memorial. (Courtesy of Gehry Partners, LLP, 2015) We could wearily shrug, say “Oh, well,” and economize waste and annoyance by just building the proposed $142 million Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial. But long after its... Read more
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The Oklahoman
George Will: Honoring Ike with a monstrosityThis saga of arrogance and celebrity worship began in 1999 when Congress create
George Will: Honoring Ike with a monstrosity
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 days ago
This saga of arrogance and celebrity worship began in 1999 when Congress created the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission (EMC). Sixteen years later, and eight years after the project's 2007 scheduled completion, scores of millions have been... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Will: Honoring Ike with a monstrosityWe could wearily shrug, say "Oh, well," and economize waste and annoyance by ju
Will: Honoring Ike with a monstrosity
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
We could wearily shrug, say "Oh, well," and economize waste and annoyance by just building the proposed $142 million Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial. But long after its perpetrators are gone, it would squat there, representing Washington at its worst... Read more
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TribLIVE
Honoring Ike with a monstrosityWe could wearily shrug, say “Oh, well,” and economize waste and annoyance by ju
Honoring Ike with a monstrosity
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
We could wearily shrug, say “Oh, well,” and economize waste and annoyance by just building the proposed $142 million Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial. But long after its perpetrators are gone, it would squat there, representing Washington at its... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Dole, Gehry, and IkeLike Lazarus, or maybe Frankenstein’s monster, the appalling plan for the Eisen
Dole, Gehry, and Ike
The Weekly Standard / Posted 22 days ago
Like Lazarus, or maybe Frankenstein’s monster, the appalling plan for the Eisenhower Memorial in Washington, D.C., appears to be sputtering to life once more. Only two months ago it seemed safely kaput. The design by “starchitect” Frank Gehry aims... Read more
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Roll Call
Bob Dole Is Wrong: The Eisenhower Memorial Needs to Be Right, Not Rushed | Commentary As the war over Frank Gehry’s design for the Eisenhower Memorial
Bob Dole Is Wrong: The Eisenhower Memorial Needs to Be Right, Not Rushed
Roll Call / Posted 22 days ago
| Commentary As the war over Frank Gehry’s design for the Eisenhower Memorial comes closer to a bitter end, the Eisenhower Memorial Commission is bringing in the big guns —... Read more
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Independent
Plans for Dwight Eisenhower memorial mired in controversy as family refuses to approve designsNow, after 16 years, former Kansas senator and presidential candidate, Bob Dole
Plans for Dwight Eisenhower memorial mired in controversy as family refuses to approve designs
Independent / Posted 1 months ago
Now, after 16 years, former Kansas senator and presidential candidate, Bob Dole, hopes to finally build a memorial for Dwight D “Ike” Eisenhower, America’s 34th president, Supreme Allied Commander of Allied Forces Europe and, once, Mr Dole’s... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dole on Eisenhower campaignWASHINGTON -- Most Saturday mornings, former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole, R-Kan., greets
Dole on Eisenhower campaign
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON -- Most Saturday mornings, former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole, R-Kan., greets fellow veterans at the southern entrance of the National World War II Memorial, shaking hands and posing for photos with a steady stream of visitors. On July 18, between... Read more
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Roll Call
Ike Memorial Panel Add Former NRA ChiefIke Memorial Panel Adds Ex-NRA Leader The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commis
Ike Memorial Panel Add Former NRA Chief
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
Ike Memorial Panel Adds Ex-NRA Leader The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission is bringing out the big guns. Former National Rifle Association President David Keene has joined the commission’s advisory committee, expanding the ranks of a panel... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Conservative commentator joins Eisenhower Memorial effortWASHINGTON — A conservative commentator and political adviser is joining the ef
Conservative commentator joins Eisenhower Memorial effort
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON — A conservative commentator and political adviser is joining the effort to build a memorial honoring president Dwight Eisenhower in Washington. The Eisenhower Memorial Commission has announced David Keene will join the group’s advisory... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Conservative David Keene joins Eisenhower Memorial effortWASHINGTON (AP) - A conservative commentator and political adviser is joining t
Conservative David Keene joins Eisenhower Memorial effort
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A conservative commentator and political adviser is joining the effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington. The Eisenhower Memorial Commission has announced David Keene will join the group's... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Conservative David Keene joins Eisenhower Memorial effortWASHINGTON (AP) - A conservative commentator and political adviser is joining t
Conservative David Keene joins Eisenhower Memorial effort
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A conservative commentator and political adviser is joining the effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington. The Eisenhower Memorial Commission has announced David Keene will join the group's... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mr. Keene meets EisenhowerThe Eisenhower Memorial Commission Advisory Committee has a new member. Washing
Mr. Keene meets Eisenhower
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
The Eisenhower Memorial Commission Advisory Committee has a new member. Washington Times opinion editor David Keene has joined the six-man team now shepherding the mission to ensure that a national memorial to honor Dwight D. Eisenhower becomes a... Read more
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Washington Post
How Bob Dole is leading the fight for IkeFormer senator and World War II veteran Bob Dole, who served under Eisenhower,
How Bob Dole is leading the fight for Ike
Washington Post / Posted 1 months ago
Former senator and World War II veteran Bob Dole, who served under Eisenhower, greets veterans and tourists at the National WW II Memorial to try and raise awareness for a possible Eisenhower Memorial. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Most... Read more
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Business Wire
Eisenhower Memorial Advisory Committee Welcomes David KeeneWASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Eisenhower Memorial Commission (EMC) today ann
Eisenhower Memorial Advisory Committee Welcomes David Keene
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Eisenhower Memorial Commission (EMC) today announced that David Keene, opinion editor of the Washington Times, has joined the Commission’s Advisory Committee. The committee consists of a number of distinguished... Read more
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