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Demand responsibility from your government

...So I have to ask, who's looking out for America? In his Gettysburg address, Abraham Lincoln spoke of a government of the people, by the people, and for the people not perishing from this Earth. I think we're getting darn close to that...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-12-28/demand-responsibility-your-government
Letters
My Turn: Your vote is free speech- think before you cast

...enough of us engage our governor and legislators, we will be practicing President Abraham Lincoln's dream of "government of the people, by the people, and for the people." Remembering Lincoln's dream always reminds me that our U.S. Constitution...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-14/my-turn-your-vote-free-speech-think-y
Opinion
My Turn: Voting as a civic duty

...hear from everyone and the benefits of doing so will nudge us much more strongly in the direction of becoming a government of the people, by the people and for the people that Lincoln cited in his Gettysburg Address.? Bill Dillon is a retired...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-25/my-turn-voting-civic-duty
Opinion
My Turn: A common neighbor as legislator

...you'll find a lot of management professionals. The reality is, in our democracy it's supposed to be a "government of the people," the working class folks are really underrepresented. That may be why so many feel our government doesn't...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-17/my-turn-common-neighbor-legislator
Opinion

...lunatic ideal of balancing minority rights with majority rule. By golly, we just keep on experimenting with government of the people, by the people and for the people in this August of 2013.George W. Brown, MD Douglas, AK

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2013-08-28-0
Letters
Sequestration

...are extreme and apparently meant to get our attention. What I would like to know is, whatever happened to a government of the people, by the people and for the people? I don't want to be governed by people who seem to be willing to hurt me...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2013-02-28/sequestration
Letters
Lincoln Foundation offers nationwide high school essay contest

...shall not have died in vain -- that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom -- and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth."

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-08-22/lincoln-foundation-offers-nationwide-high
Art
U.S. braces for low voter turnout

WASHINGTON - Government of the people, by the people, will be missing a lot of people Election Day. Sound off on the important issues at It's a persistent riddle...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110606/sta_20061106016.shtml
News
My turn: Assembly should side with voters on road issue

Our country was founded on the principle of a government of the people, by the people and for the people. A democracy gives for the people the power to control government through the election process...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062105/opi_20050621003.shtml
Opinion
Government for the government

...extension, the state of Alaska, ascribed to a principle enunciated by President Abraham Lincoln, to wit, "government of the people, by the people, and for the people." Rep. Dahlstom held to this principle; she voted the way she believed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062205/let_20050622003.shtml
Opinion

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