Annie was born and raised in Northwest Indiana with her younger sister and parents in Hammond. After spending some time out of the area chasing the radio dream she has moved back to start a family with her two main men: Jager the mutt and fiance Rob. When she is not on the air Annie enjoys cheering her favorite Chicago sports teams (Da Bears, Da Bulls, And Da Sox), hiking, and exploring new fairs and festivals! (Anything Deep Fried she's in!) Annie cannot wait to share her life with you on air and is excited to be back in the Region doing what she loves!
A new poll has found out most Americans would fail the US Citizenship Test! How confident are you that you would pass? (I'd put myself at 50/50!) The study, conducted by the Center for the Study of the American Dream at Xavier University, in Cincinnati, Ohio, found that one in three respondents would fail the civics portion of the test.
So what were some of the trouble spots? Seventy-five percent of respondents didn’t know what the judicial branch does, and 57 percent could not define what an amendment was! Here are some sample questions:
What is the supreme law of the land?
The idea of self-government is in the first three words of the Constitution. What are these words?
What is an amendment?
What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution?
What is one right or freedom from the First Amendment?
We elect a U.S. Senator for how many years?
How Do You Think You Did? Here's The Answers:
(ANSWER - The Constitution)
(ANSWER - We the People)
(ANSWER - a change to the Constitution; an addition to the Constitution)
(ANSWER - The Bill of Rights)
(ANSWER – speech, religion, assembly, press, petition the government)
(ANSWER – 6)