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It is said that history is recorded by its victors. Apart from the traditional understanding of this maxim, we at The Mendenhall offer another interpretation: …

Ryan with Obama

Candidate Analysis: Paul Ryan

by Slade Mendenhall and Brian Underwood In writing of his appointment as the first vice president of the United States, John Adams …

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What Happened to the Tea Party?

“Free markets, fiscal responsibility, and constitutionally limited government” – such were the values of the Tea Party Movement when it spread across …

New Years Eve


An endeavor to measure the shifts and turns of a nation’s ideology can only be compared to an attempt at sensing the …

US Constitution

We the States?

Perhaps the most commendable quality of the current race toward the GOP primary is the nearly universal assertion by all candidates that …