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What’s Your State Government Known For?

What’s Your State Government Known For?

March 11, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Most people are aware that Colorado was the first state to legalize marijuana, but fewer know that Mississippi is trying to be the first state without an abortion clinic, or that Vermont has the smallest carbon footprint. Meanwhile, Iowa allows legally or completely blind people to receive permits for gun purchases.

First & Awesome! A Look at Our Nation’s First State, Delaware

First & Awesome! A Look at Our Nation’s First State, Delaware

August 24, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Did you know that Delaware was the U.S.A.’s first state,? Or that the state is only 96 miles long? This infographic from Dover Downs features cool statistics and fun trivia to show how awesome the state of Delaware is.