Who do you think should be in Statuary Hall?
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This is cool!
What about Amelia Earhart for Kansas? I thought they had already voted to do that.
I don’t think they ever officially decided to do that, though there was a lot of talk about it:
We’ll be launching a statue project in Kansas very shortly, and will work on getting the state legislature to follow through with the Earhart statue.
David McClurkin says:
One of the three Ohio women being considered is Judith Resnik. All three are deeply worthy of being selected for different sets of compelling reasons. Judith Resnik is the one with the smallest footprint on America’s historical landscape.
Perhaps taking four minutes or so to view this video will help convey why I find her story so important. Listen for how the standards for excellence are defined in this. The speaker is not universally popular, but can anyone argue with what is said here?