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Andy Strum

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in The United States
September 30, 1950




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Born and raised to a middle class family. I learned family values at a young age. I was always taught to be responsible for my own actions.
Leap ahead 60 years. After over 30 years in the Financial Services Industry, working with clients from all walks of life. My frustration with the states of affairs in America,, shared by many people I speak with, reached a head, so I wrote a book. The book is composed of essays dealing with the changes in America. I have not been happy with some of the changes.
I believe that you will either share many of my views or reject them. Either way you'll find my book entertaining and an easy read. I hope you enjoy it.


What Does A Congressman Do For A Living?

Question: What does a Congressman do for a living? Answer: Spends the days trying to get re-elected.

A fondness for power is implanted in most men, and it is natural to abuse it when acquired. —Alexander Hamilton

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Description: Remember John F. Kennedy saying, “And so, my fellow Americans: Ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country.” President Kennedy’s intent has clearly been forgotten. Many do not want to “do for their country”- they expect the “country to do for them.”

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Great book, much more interesting then the movie
The book really gives a sense of what was goin on in our country at that time
"Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility. -Albert Schweitzer

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