Monday morning briefing: Walking, biking and the power of beliefs

Good morning and welcome to Freedom New Mexico’s Monday briefing.

Web site of the day

Check out the Roosevelt County Community Development Corporation’s site for all kinds of interesting tidbits.

Example: Roosevelt County is in the top 10 percent of U.S. Communities in number of citizens who walk and bike to Work

http://www.goportales.com/

Question of the day

What do you believe is true even though you cannot prove it?

Please share your thoughts in the comment section below.

Book fair

Cameo Elementary is hosting their spring book fair all week.

The fair is set up in the library.

Part of the money goes back to the school.

This day in history

In response to public fears and Congressional investigations into communism in the United States, President Harry S. Truman issues an executive decree establishing a sweeping loyalty investigation of federal employees.

Loyalty boards were to be set up in every department and agency of the federal government.
If there existed “reasonable grounds” to doubt an employee’s loyalty, he or she would be dismissed.

Here’s the rest of the story:

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/truman-orders-loyalty-checks-of-federal-employees

Weather

Today — Yes… Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
Tonight — Stay warm… Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.