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Debbie Reddin van Tuyll: America is already great



My Fellow Americans,

I am so proud of you! I’ve been in Europe for less than two weeks, and I have heard so many good things about our country and our people. You should be proud, too. Proud to be American.

So many Americans have been wearing the “Make America Great Again” mantle for years no...

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  1. You are correct in that we do have a lot to be proud of. I believe Ronald Reagan was the first to politicize the slogan …Make America great again. Let’s face it without the United States intervention during WW2 half the world would be ruled by the Nazis and their allies. Like it or not we controlled the world. In today’s context, I feel people are referring to several factors that include:
    -Energy independence, and the domestic supply chain
    -illegal immigration and border control
    -concerns about the rise of China
    -The control of violent crime and prosecutors and attorneys who are lax on crime
    -Government corruption in misuse of power
    -Reduction of federal regulations
    -School choice

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