Morning 5: Harry Truman
Waterbury Republican American
Connecticut Democrats plan to name their annual dinner for Harry S. Truman after ditching Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson because of their association with slavery and treatment of Indians, respectively. Truman, too, had a colorful past:
United States 2015 Harry S. Truman $1 Coin
The Presidential Dollar Coin Act (Public Law 109-145) was passed into law on December 22, 2005. The Act compelled the Secretary of the Treasury to “mint coins in commemoration of each of the Nation's past Presidents and their spouses, respectively, ...
2 robbed at gunpoint on Harry S. Truman Drive; Police search for suspects
Officers went to the 6700 block of Harry S. Truman Drive on Thursday where two men were robbed. Police said the victims told them the suspects were armed with shotguns and took their money. The suspects took off running and left the scene. Brown will ...
Medicare and Medicaid: Europe's Advice to the U.S. in 1965
U.S. News & World Report
President Lyndon Johnson signs the Medicare bill into law while former President Harry S. Truman, right, observes during a ceremony at the Truman Library in Independence, Mo., on July 30, 1965. At rear are Lady Bird Johnson, Vice President Hubert ...