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Thursday, July 3, 2014
Fact of the Day: Slow Congress
While Independence Day (July 4th) has been celebrated since the nation's birth, it took quite some time for make an official holiday. Congress finally made it a federal holiday in 1870, almost a hundred years after the first Independence Day.