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We mistakenly call the third Monday in February”Presidents Day.” But. Really it is George Washington’s Birthday –federally speaking that is.
February 12 used to mean something — Lincoln’s Birthday. It was never a national holiday but it was pretty important when I was a kid and we got the day off from school in my hometown. The Uniform Holidays Act in 1971 changed that by creating Washington’s Birthday as a federal holiday on the third […]