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By on September 8, 2021
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by LOU ZICKAR

With the Taliban once again in control of Afghanistan and America marking the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, The Ripon Forum examines “The Lessons of 9/11” and what has been learned — and not learned — from that tragic and fateful day.

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A MEETING TO REMEMBER

By on September 8, 2021
A MEETING TO REMEMBER

by LOU ZICKAR

On September 11, 2001, 10 members of the U.S. House of Representatives joined Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld for breakfast at the Pentagon. This is their story.

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By on July 25, 2021
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by LOU ZICKAR

This edition of the Ripon Forum looks at the battle between democracy and bureaucracy and the pressing need for government reform.

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By on May 20, 2021
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by LOU ZICKAR

This edition of the Ripon Forum focuses not only on the road ahead for the Republican Party, but on some of the solutions GOP leaders are putting forward to meet the challenges Americans will face in 2021.

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By on March 17, 2021
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by LOU ZICKAR

This edition of the Ripon Forum focuses not only on the road ahead for the Republican Party, but on some of the solutions GOP leaders are putting forward to meet the challenges Americans will face in 2021.

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By on December 9, 2020
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by LOU ZICKAR

This edition of the Ripon Forum features the results of a post-election survey of the nation’s electorate, which finds that Americans still want their leaders in Washington to work together.

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By on November 8, 2020
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by LOU ZICKAR

The country pays tribute to Americans each year on Veterans Day. And for the second year in a row, The Ripon Forum is publishing this special edition as a small way of paying tribute to them as well.

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By on September 23, 2020
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by LOU ZICKAR

“There are some things you don’t want to be right about.” That was Mac Thornberry’s response when he was asked following the 9/11 terrorist attacks how it felt to have introduced a bill to establish a Homeland Security Agency six months before…

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By on August 3, 2020
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by LOU ZICKAR

The Ripon Forum examines ways to modernize the energy policy of the U.S. and provides astatus report on the fight agains COVID-19

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By on May 17, 2020
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by LOU ZICKAR

The Ripon Society has long believed that America works best when Americans work together.  With a global pandemic paralyzing our country and the world, we decided to publish a Special Edition focused on those Americans who are doing just that.

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