On This Day, Back In The Day
1789 – Congress established the Department of Justice and the Supreme Court — George Washington nominated John Jay to serve as Chief Justice — and also named five other judges to sit on the court. (The Senate confirmed them all in short order.)
1957 – President Eisenhower sent federal troops into Little Rock, AK to protect black students entering a newly integrated school
1964 – The Warren Commission report is released — The results said Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in killing JFK
1979 – CompuServe started offering online services to computer users — they dominated the industry for over a decade
BIG STORIES OUT OF D.C. AND POLITICS.
OTHER STORIES CATCHING MY EYE