This Week in History: US Government

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1854 The founding of the Republican party (at a meeting in Wisconsin). Roosevelt: “The United States Constitution has proved itself the most marvelously elastic compilation of rules of government ever written.&#. From February 28 through March 6: 1845 The first time that a presidential veto was overridden by Congress. 1849 US Department of the Interior was created (first known as the Home Department) .

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With all that in mind, we've compiled a list of commencement speakers from The Eloquent Woman Index who managed to meet these challenges, in ways that pleased the people who heard them live and that echoed long after the graduates shuffled off the stage.

10 famous commencement speeches by eloquent women

The Eloquent Woman

With all that in mind, we''ve compiled a list of commencement speakers from The Eloquent Woman Index who managed to meet these challenges, in ways that pleased the people who heard them live and that echoed long after the graduates shuffled off the stage.