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The United States presidential election of 1788–89 was the first quadrennial presidential election. It was held from Monday, December 15, 1788, to Saturday, January 10, 1789. It was conducted under the new United States Constitution, which had been ratified earlier in 1788. In the election, George Washington was unanimously elected for the first of his two terms as president, and John Adams became the first vice president.
Liberian Daily Observer - 06 Dec 2018 Adieu, Former President Bush
The American government and people, at a state funeral in Washington, D.C. yesterday, bade farewell to their 41st President, George H.W. Bush. The funeral ...
Johnson City Press (subscription) - 01 Dec 2018 Railroads, iron, education and health care: A Johnson City timeline
As Johnson City readies for its 150th birthday a year from now, we thought we'd highlight some of the town's highlights in a timeline. By no means is this a ...
The Globalist - 05 Jan 2017 The US Electoral College and Weeding Out the Chaff
Provided the electors were democratically elected, an Electoral College system could still be democratic. How did the transition of the Electoral College from a ...
StreetInsider.com - 27 Nov 2018 Form N-CSRS AMERICAN CENTURY GOVERNM For: Sep 30
Wall Street reverses losses after White House adviser's trade remarks · Salesforce (CRM) Tops Q3 EPS by 11c, Q4 EPS Guidance Comes in Light · Trump says ...
Washingtonian.com - 08 Dec 2016 The Electoral College Makes White People's Votes Count More
Trump is president because American diversity is unevenly distributed, but it's not impossible to make our elections more fair.
Family Law Week - 10 Dec 2018 HRH Louis Prince of Luxembourg v HRH Tessy Princess of Luxembourg and Anor (Application for Financial Remedy)  EWFC 77
Mr Justice MacDonald considered an application for financial remedies made by HRH Tessy Princess of Luxembourg in circumstances where the respondent ...
Worcester Telegram - 21 Sep 2018 Today in History - Friday, September 21 - News
Today is Friday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2018. There are 101 days left in the year.Today's HighlightOn Sept. 21, 1981, the Senate unanimously confirmed the ...
cleveland.com - 21 Sep 2018 Today in History: September 21, 2018
Today's highlights in history for Friday, September 21, 2018.
American Enterprise Institute - 17 Sep 2018 The Senate and the Supreme Court have been granted too much power - AEI
For too long, federal authority has grown quietly, without explicit public sanction. And if we have come to a point where our institutions no longer can responsibly ...
The Tennessean - 30 Oct 2018 Donald Trump can't change the Constitution because that would be unconstitutional | Plazas
Let that sink in a moment. The president is thinking about stripping away portion of the 14th amendment that allows for birthright citizenship.
The Guardian - 13 Sep 2018 A new authoritarian axis demands an international progressive front | Bernie Sanders
There is a global struggle taking place of enormous consequence. Nothing less than the future of the planet – economically, socially and environmentally – is at ...
Huffington Post - 19 Jan 2017 How To Rig An Election In Your Favor
Donald Trump was right. The election was rigged. What Trump got wrong (and, boy, does he get things wrong) is that the rigging worked in his favor.
Boulder Daily Camera - 24 Nov 2017 Jesse Kumin: Bring change to Boulder's elections
One issue missing from this November's municipal election was the state of our democracy. Twice in the past five presidential elections, the winner of the ...
The Tennessean - 27 Jul 2018 Trump's behavior may not warrant impeachment, but what if it does? | Opinion
Impeachment is necessarily rare and not to be desired. It is guaranteed to inflame partisanship and to obfuscate the truth.
UPI.com - 02 Jul 2018 UPI Almanac for Monday, July 2, 2018
On July 2, 1937, aviator Amelia Earhart and navigator Frederick Noonan were reported lost over the Pacific Ocean.
History News Network (HNN) - 13 Nov 2016 There's No Reason for Keeping the Electoral College
Understanding the haphazard foundations of the Electoral College is the critical first step on the road to reforming the system.
Washington Post - 27 Apr 2016 The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
Presidential humor is only a half-step from dad humor, which in the world of comedy is considered light treason. But we've tried to find at least one zinger from ...
National Review - 09 Aug 2018 Second Amendment History Shows It Was Always Meant as an Individual Right
Was the American public recently brainwashed into believing that they possess an individual right to own firearms? No.
Heritage.org - 05 Nov 2018 Long-standing and Presumptively Lawful? Heller's Dicta vs. History and Dicta
Introduction: Heller, McDonald, and Felons For more than two centuries after the Constitution's ratification, the Supreme Court of the United States largely ...
YubaNet - 15 Nov 2016 George C. Edwards III: There's No Reason for Keeping the Electoral College
Nov. 15, 2016 – University Distinguished Professor of Political Science and George and Julia Blucher Jordan Chair in Presidential Studies at Texas A&M ...
The Chronicle of Higher Education - 25 Mar 2018 Weekly Book List, March 30, 2018
AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDIES Neo-Passing: Performing Identity after Jim Crow edited by Mollie Godfrey and Vershawn Ashanti Young (University of Illinois ...
The Wall Street Journal - 13 Feb 2018 The Enlightenment Is Working
Don't listen to the gloom-sayers. The world has improved by every measure of human flourishing over the past two centuries, and the progress continues, writes ...
The Guardian - 28 Sep 2018 In the elevator video, two rape survivors show how democracy works
Anyone needing a lesson in how American democracy should work must watch Ana Maria Archila and Maria Gallagher hold Jeff Flake to account, writes ...
Vox - 03 Jun 2017 Author explains why Democrats will struggle to win the House until 2030
"It's the most audacious political heist of modern times": David Daley on the GOP's 2010 gerrymandering strategy.
Rappahannock News - 30 Oct 2014 The most important election . . . that no one knows about
Stiles, for the convenience of churchgoers who arrived by horse or carriage, still stand outside the Hebron Lutheran Church in Madison County, which played a ...
KWTX - 22 May 2018 Good Morning!
Good morning, it's Wednesday May 23, it should be warm and mostly sunny, and 84 years ago today a group of lawmen led by a legendary Texas Ranger ...
ArtfixDaily - 30 Apr 2018 'Shepard Fairey: Salad Days, 1989-1999' at Cranbrook Art Museum This Summer
Influential street artist Shepard Fairey has been a consistent presence in national and international art scenes since the 1990s. The LA-based artist is perhaps ...
ProPublica - 02 Dec 2016 Why Trump Would Almost Certainly Be Violating the…
The meaning of the Emoluments Clause is fairly clear. And it all goes back to a diamond-encrusted snuffbox Ben Franklin got from Louis XVI.
National Review - 08 Dec 2017 The Supreme Court versus the Constitution
(Reuters photo: Molly Riley) Through judicial amendment. the Supreme Court has made Article V of the Constitution an afterthought. Can we restore the ...
First Things - 23 Apr 2015 How the Constitution was Defeated in 1788 | Russell E. Saltzman
Our daily blog *content* exclusive to the web hits on hot topics in both religion and public life and will keep you informed and entertained all week.
Odessa American - 26 Aug 2018 Salvation Army more than kettles
Those who are passionate about helping the most needy in Odessa will gather Thursday for a banquet that raises funds for the less fortunate by honoring those ...
27east.com - 24 Mar 2018 East End Residents Participate In Marches Protesting Gun Violence
A strong breeze blew in from Long Wharf in Sag Harbor on Saturday. That gust would normally barrel down Main Street, but on this Saturday there was a buffer ...
Odessa American - 22 Oct 2018 INSIDE THE OA ARCHIVES: 1967: The Vietnam War divides America
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is part of a series of stories that will take a look back into the archives of the Odessa American through newspapers.com. The full archive ...
South China Morning Post - 02 Nov 2018 Skeletons unearthed in giant UK train line excavation
The burial site at St James Gardens contains 40000 bodiesIt will make way for a new high-speed rail link from London to Birmingham.
Reason - 15 May 2018 Fight the Populist Right, the Progressive Left, and the Governments They Control - Reason.com
Sachelle Babbar/ZUMA Press/NewscomIn America 2018, the dominant political tribes despise all things that make America worth a damn. The populist right ...
Daily Mail - 03 Oct 2018 Just one in three Americans can pass the U.S. Citizenship Test which immigrants must take
Only a third of Americans are able to pass a multiple choice U.S. Citizenship Test meaning they would likely fail one of the key tasks needed to secure ...
The Chronicle of Higher Education - 18 Mar 2018 Weekly Book List, March 23, 2018
ANTHROPOLOGY A House of One's Own: The Moral Economy of Post-Disaster Aid in El Salvador by Alicia Sliwinski (McGill-Queen's University Press; 251 ...
The New Yorker - 27 Jun 2016 “Ratf**cked”: The Influence of Redistricting
Elizabeth Kolbert writes about David Daley's new book on gerrymandering and the legacy of the REDMAP initiative.
South China Morning Post - 14 Jun 2018 WhatsApp goes down around the world
WhatsApp users around the world were left without the popular messaging app on Thursday afternoon, during a *service* outage lasting about 10 minutes.
E-Flux - 25 Apr 2018 Bodies That Matter on the Beach - Journal #90 April 2018
Beaches remain important places within Indigenous coastal peoples' territories, though the silence about our ownership is deafening. The coastline of the ...
UPI.com - 05 Feb 2018 UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 5, 2018
On Feb. 5, 1918, a German U-boat torpedoed the SS Tuscania, sinking the liner as it transported thousands of U.S. troops to Europe. More than 200 died.
South China Morning Post - 13 Jul 2018 Rise of armchair rulers: inside Australia’s micronation boom
Lounging on a sofa in his flowing robes, a gold crown resting on his snowy hair and a stuffed white toy tiger at his feet, Paul Delprat looks every bit a monarch.
Odessa American - 28 Jun 2018 PBAF awards $1.4M in grants
MIDLAND Joe Banta climbed the stairs one at a time with the help of his forearm crutches to receive a much-appreciated grant for his newly-formed organization: ...
Biography - 08 Jan 2018 Recy Taylor Biography
Recy Taylor was an African-American woman who was gang-raped by a group of young, white men in Alabama in 1944. Despite hearing the men's confessions, ...
WTOP - 21 Jun 2018 Today in History: June 21
Here's a look at things that have happened on this date in history.
Manning Live - 07 Jun 2018 Today in History: June 7
421 – Emperor Theodosius II marries Aelia Eudocia. The wedding was celebrated at Constantinople (Byzantine Empire). 879 – Pope John VIII recognizes the ...
Huffington Post - 06 Aug 2015 The Original Voter Suppression Data: The Numbers Behind the 1965 Voting Rights Act
As we commemorate this singular achievement of the Civil Rights Movement and think about the inspiring stories of the people who worked to pass this legi...
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Fine Books & Collections Magazine - 06 Apr 2018 In The News: April 2018 Archives
Swann Galleries to Offer Science Fiction Collection of Stanley Simon. April 30, 2018 8:57 AM. 108-Ubik copy.jpg New York—Cornerstones of science fiction from ...
TheWrap - 19 Aug 2018 ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Rolls Up No. 1 at Box Office With $34 Million 5-Day Opening
"Crazy Rich Asians" has posted the biggest opening for a romantic comedy in three years with a $25 million weekend total and a $34 million five-day opening.
AOL News - 03 Jan 2017 Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, George W. Bush to attend Donald Trump's inauguration
Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton will attend the inauguration of their former friend and rival Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. First reported ...
Yale Law Journal - 05 Mar 2018 The De Facto Reporter's Privilege
abstract. While the overwhelming majority of states have established constitutional, statutory, or common-law protections for reporters who shield the identity of a ...
WND.com - 31 May 2018 Taking down atheists' 'Treaty of Tripoli' argument
The Treaty of Tripoli is of particular interest as secularists attempt to use its wording as a definitive expression of the intent of America's founders regarding ...
Constitution Daily - 08 Oct 2016 Preamble - IC - We the People
We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, ...
The Guardian - 18 Oct 2016 The view from Middletown: a typical US city that never did exist
The landmark social study that gave Muncie its place in history also presented America with an image of itself that was both familiar and distorted.
StarNewsOnline.com - 23 May 2018 HISTORY, May 23: Road ends for Bonnie and Clyde
Today is Wednesday, May 23, the 143rd day of 2018. There are 222 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On May 23, 1618, the Defenestration of ...
CNN International - 21 Jan 2013 10 inaugural moments that mattered
Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin notes each inauguration is moving in its own way, but only a few produce moments that are ...
Reason - 14 May 2018 'Assault Weapons,' Explained - Reason.com
How a scary name for an arbitrary group of firearms distorts the gun control debate.
History - 30 Mar 2011 This Day in History - What Happened Today
Learn what happened today in history around the world including major events on crime, entertainment, and more.
UPI.com - 22 Feb 2017 On This Day in History - February 22nd - Almanac
On Feb. 22, 1987, Andy Warhol, the artist-celebrity whose pop art images of soup cans and superstars made him famous, died of a heart attack at age 58.
StreetInsider.com - 23 Oct 2018 Form S-1 ROAN RESOURCES, INC.
Delaware, 1311, 83-1984112. (State or other jurisdiction of. incorporation or organization). (Primary Standard Industrial Classification Code Number), (IRS ...
Daily Nation - 30 Apr 2018 Lucky to be first ladies and mothers of presidents
After the death of Barbara Bush on April 17, Mama Ngina Kenyatta remains among the few women who have been both wives and mothers of presidents.
The Herald - 26 Jan 2018 Today in History
Today in History. Today is Friday, Jan. 26, the 26th day of 2018. There are 339 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 26, 1788, the first ...
WSOC Charlotte - 06 Jun 2018 Teen takes 'Danny DeVito' to prom, actor takes 'teen' to show's set | WSOC-TV
A Pennsylvania teen decided she needed a big name to take to prom so she took actor Danny DeVito to the dance. Well, sort of. Allison Closs took a cardboard ...
New York Times - 15 May 2016 Unearthing the Secrets of New York's Mass Graves
Over a million people are buried in the city's potter's field on Hart Island. A New York Times investigation uncovers some of their stories and the failings of the ...
StreetInsider.com - 09 Nov 2018 Form 10-Q VIRTUSA CORP For: Sep 30
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The New York Times - 29 Jun 2017 In Paris, a Hotel With a History Gets a Stylish Makeover
“Hôtel de Crillon is Paris,” the renowned French Caribbean musician Henri Salvador wrote in the namesake hotel's guest book in 1984. “Paris is Champagne ...
MLive.com - 09 Nov 2016 See live election results for Genesee County races here
GENESEE COUNTY, MI -- The votes are in and the counting begins when polls close at 8 p.m.. Stay with Mlive tonight as we bring you the latest results as they ...
A Magazine of American Culture - 14 Dec 2017 New York vs. New York
Plunkitt lived in the days before garbage scows, Tawana Brawley, Nelson Rockefeller, radioactive waste, and the decimation of local government.
StreetInsider.com - 09 Nov 2018 Form 8-K ICONIX BRAND GROUP, INC. For: Nov 09
WASHINGTON, DC 20549. FORM 8-K. CURRENT REPORT. Pursuant to Section 13 or 15 (d). of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Date of Report (Date of ...
27east.com - 12 Sep 2017 Zeldin Votes Against Bipartisan Harvey Relief Bill After Debt Ceiling Measure Is Added
After initially supporting a $7.85 billion standalone aid package for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts early last week, U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin changed ...
AOL News - 16 Jan 2017 Inauguration 2017: History's funniest, weirdest, and most important inauguration moments
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Friday and it will mark the 58th inauguration ceremony in the nation's history.
Odessa American - 01 Jun 2018 What's Going On
What's Going On is a listing of events at various venues in Odessa, Midland and the surrounding area. To submit entries for What's Going On, email ...
UPI.com - 28 Apr 2016 On This Day in History - April 28th - Almanac
On April 28, 1988, an Aloha Airlines Boeing 737 lost a section of its roof at 24000 feet between Hilo, Hawaii, and Honolulu, killing a flight attendant.
New York Times - 27 Jul 2006 C. Frederick Mosteller, a Pioneer in Statistics, Dies at 89
C. Frederick Mosteller, the founding chairman of Harvard's statistics department, was a pioneer in using statistics to analyze an array of disparate topics.
Watchtime.com - 20 Sep 2017 First Watch: US Presidents and Their Timepieces
As Americans celebrate Presidents' Day, we felt it was the perfect time to re-present this feature on U.S. presidents and their watches from the WatchTime ...
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StreetInsider.com - 12 Sep 2018 Form PREM14A DUN & BRADSTREET CORP/NW For: Sep 10
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European Politics and Policy - 26 Nov 2014 Peaceful transitions of power have been rare in modern states, but once the habit has been acquired it sticks - EUROPP
What incentives are there for non-democratic governments to agree to risk losing power in elections? Based on an analysis of over 3,000 elections which have ...
The Guardian - 01 Aug 2018 More evidence that standards are slipping, and the living is not so easy | Greg Jericho
Australians' standard of living is falling and there won't be any relief until wages start growing.
StreetInsider.com - 18 Sep 2018 Form S-1/A Eventbrite, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter). Delaware, 7370, 14-1888467. (State or Other Jurisdiction of. Incorporation or Organization). (Primary ...
The Atlantic - 17 Feb 2015 The Power to Debate a War
Entering military conflicts without a declaration of war from Congress isn't unconstitutional—but legislators must step forward and set limits and objectives.
C-SPAN - 05 Sep 1993 Joseph Ellis John Adams, Aug 25 1993 | Video
Author Joseph Ellis talks about his book [Passionate Sage: The Character and Legacy of John Adams].
UPI.com - 09 Jan 2017 On This Day in History - January 9th - Almanac
On Jan. 9, 2007, the world changed when Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone.
The Guardian - 09 Apr 2016 American exceptionalism: the great game and the noble way
Election season is a carnival of boastful patriotism but be uneasy about triumphal rhetoric – the US has done many great things and many terrible ones.
TIME - 22 Jul 2015 The Long, Twisted History of Your Credit Score
The credit score is a strange piece of financial alchemy. And yet many Americans see their scores—which claim to encapsulate everything from one's credit ...
Yale Law Journal - 02 Nov 2017 Natural Rights and the First Amendment
abstract. The Supreme Court often claims that the First Amendment reflects an original judgment about the proper scope of expressive freedom. After a century of ...
The Hill - 07 Oct 2016 Trump still insists exonerated 'Central Park Five' are guilty | TheHill
New York City paid the men $41 million in a wrongful conviction settlement.
6Sqft - 03 Mar 2017 'Show-stopping' Hamilton collection includes love letters and a lock of hair
The Alexander Hamilton Collection promises to be a unique collection of original letters, documents and imprints relating to the life and times of the first U.S.
Red, Green, and Blue - 31 Dec 2017 New drive to privatize Indian reservations has much in common with past efforts to steal Native land
A *fresh* effort to pry more land from the indigenous people of the United States is on the Trump regime's agenda. It's promoted on the grounds that this will benefit ...
New York Times - 20 May 2007 'Presidential Courage'
As the public tempest had swelled, some wanted Washington impeached. Cartoons showed the President being marched to a guillotine.”
Huffington Post - 12 Sep 2015 The Presidency and the Iran Accord: Constitutional Day Lesson Ideas
I propose Constitution Day be used to examine crucial current events issues that raise important constitutional questions. Given heated debate taking pla...
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 Jan 2016 Australian state leaders unite in support of a republic ahead of Australia Day
Seven out of eight Australian state and territory leaders have signed a declaration that "Australia should have an Australian head of state", increasing the ...
AOL Jobs - 13 Jan 2017 National Portrait Gallery unveils Donald Trump portrait
The National Portrait Gallery installed a portrait of President-elect Donald Trump Friday, just days before his inauguration.
WTOP - 23 Dec 2017 Today in History: Dec. 23
A look at things that have happened on Dec. 23 in history.
MinnPost.com - 29 Oct 2012 Do you know that the Constitution is unconstitutional?
A note to readers: We hope you have found the series interesting so far. It's not over, but after today's quirky installment, the series will take a short hiatus until we ...
CTV News - 20 Apr 2018 Tories back in Quebec before 2019 election hoping to collect ideas and candidates
The Conservatives are on the road again in Quebec before a federal election, this time with a relatively new leader but with largely the same message: Tory ...
Science Magazine - 26 Sep 2017 More on the Mighty Mohawk Maneuver | In the
So now that Allergan has pioneered the technique of avoiding patent challenges by selling said patent rights to an Indian tribe, where do we go from here?
Bristol Herald Courier - 26 Feb 2017 Tennessee Ernie Ford's overwhelming success led to his later downfall, son says
Tennessee Ernie Ford, as he came to be known, was an ordinary man but his overwhelming success later led to his downfall.