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Some articles on states, state:

2012 - Events - October
... balloon from 24 miles (39 kilometers) over Roswell, New Mexico in the United States ... least 209 people in the Caribbean, Bahamas, United States and Canada ... disruption to the eastern seaboard of the United States ...
Hawaii
... states (joined the Union on August 21, 1959), and is the only U.S ... state made up entirely of islands ... The state encompasses nearly the entire volcanic Hawaiian Island chain, which comprises hundreds of islands spread over 1,500 miles (2,400 km) ...
Creationism - Prevalence - United States
... People for the American Way found 70% of the United States public felt that evolution was compatible with a belief in God ... Besides the United States the study also compared data from 32 European countries, Turkey, and Japan ... of evolution was lower than in the United States was Turkey (25%) ...
June 20 - Events
... Congress adopts the Great Seal of the United States ... Ellsworth moves at the Federal Convention to call the government the United States ... state ...
30th United States Congress
... The Thirtieth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the ... was based on the Sixth Census of the United States in 1840 ...

Famous quotes containing the word states:

    Methodological individualism is the doctrine that psychological states are individuated with respect to their causal powers.
    Jerry Alan Fodor (b. 1935)

    Money is power, and in that government which pays all the public officers of the states will all political power be substantially concentrated.
    Andrew Jackson (1767–1845)

    A little group of willful men, representing no opinion but their own, have rendered the great government of the United States helpless and contemptible.
    Woodrow Wilson (1856–1924)