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The White House

HistoryPatrick DayFranklin Delano RooseveltGeorge W. Bush
By Patrick Day, Los Angeles Times Staff Writer That great experiment in federal, republic government known as the United States is largely considered a work in progress. With each new president, citizens and historians learn a bit more about its shortcomings and advantages and as every... Al Schaben / Los Angeles Times