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It is often said that the peaceful transfer of power is what makes us unique among world powers throughout history. On Thursday, I had the privilege of being in attendance as the five living U.S. Presidents honored one of their own with the opening of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
By Supervisor Bill Horn
The history of Veterans Day dates back to Armistice Day and the end of World War I. To observe what we now know as Veterans Day, President Woodrow Wilson said Americans should “be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory.” Those words still ring true. I’m filled with deep admiration knowing we are blessed with the best military in the history of the world.
Ten years ago Apple was worth $10 billion dollars. Today, the world’s most valuable company boasts a worth of $600 billion. This kind of incredible growth in such a short period of time can only happen in America. In addition, these numbers speak nothing of the revolutionary advances Apple has made to the way we do business and the improvement to the quality of life for people all over the world. Lucky for us, Apple just happens to be headquartered in California – a fact that may be fleeting. Apple will soon build a $304 million facility and add 3,600 jobs in Austin, Texas.