Winter Jam Tickets
01.03.13 | | Comments
Happy New Year! It's good to be back. Today and Tomorrow I have your tickets to Winter Jam 2013 at the Bryce Jordan Center, Penn State University. Awesome artist like TobyMac, Matthew West, Red, Jaime Grace and so many more. For all info on Winter Jam just go to http://www.jamtour.com/shows/university-park-pa
As we pray for our elected officials, Today the 113th Congress convenes. Here are some more facts about the United States Congress.
FACT: The powers of the U.S. Congress, consisting of a Senate and a House of Representatives, are outlined in the U.S. Constitution.
FACT: The First Continental Congress met in Philadelphia on September 5th, 1774 in response to the Intolerable Acts laws passed in Britain over the Boston Tea Party.
FACT: From 1789 to 1815, Congress members were paid six-dollars each day they were in session. As of January 2009, Congress members receive an annual salary of 174-thousand-dollars, while those in select leadership roles receive additional compensation.
FACT: Democrat and Republican Congress members face off each summer in the annual Congressional Baseball Game, which raises money for charities in the Washington, DC area.