Op-Ed: On Monday We Should Remember What an Elderly George Washington Said on Sept. 19, 1796

A statue of George Washington is seen in the above stock image. (Tetra Images / Getty Images)

On Monday, our nation will once again honor the 46 esteemed individuals who have held the title and distinction of the president of the United States of America.

Many Americans may not realize that this federal holiday tied to a long weekend was never officially named Presidents’ Day. Instead, “George Washington Day” began as a way to honor our nation’s first president on his birthday. States like Virginia, Illinois, Iowa, and New York still recognize the day by this name…

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