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OUR OPINION: The miracle of America

Published 07/03/2013, Grand Forks Herald

“A republic, if you can keep it.” So said Ben Franklin upon exiting the Constitutional Convention in 1787, in his famous response to the question, “Well, Doctor, what have we got: a monarchy or a republic?” A republic, if you can keep it.

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