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The United States presidential election of 1824 was the tenth q...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1824 was the tenth quadrennial presidential election, held from Tuesday, October 26, to Thursday, December 2, 1824. John Quincy Adams was elected President on February 9, 1825. The election was the only one in history to be decided by the House of Representatives under the provisions of the Twelfth Amendment to the United States Constitution after no candidate secured a majority of the electoral vote. It was also the first U.S. presidential election where th
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Friday letters: President Trump, human rights, Electoral College

Houston Chronicle - 22 Jun 2018
Regarding “U.S. leaves U.N. Human Rights Council” (Page A7, Wednesday), so President Trump pulled the United States out of the U.N. Human Rights Council, joining North Korea, Iran and Eritrea as the only countries not subscribing to the principles of ...
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Ciboski: Is The US Polilitical System Still Majoritarian?

KMUW - 13 Jun 2018
The is true of the Electoral College, which produced a presidential win for Donald Trump even as he lost the popular vote to Hillary Clinton by nearly three million votes. In 44 elections from 1824 through 1996, there were only three in which the ...
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Letter: We must rekindle the fire of resistance

Mountain Xpress - 11 Jun 2018
I have been struggling with the poor showing of people [locally] at organized resistance to the assaults on our liberties, our democracy, our environment and our humanity that continue to hammer us daily. I hear, “It's just too much,” “I am so ...
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American History for Truthdiggers: Liberty vs. Order (1796-1800)

Truthdig - 02 Jun 2018
As our current president promises to “Make America great again,” this moment is an appropriate time to reconsider our past, look back at various eras of United States history and re-evaluate America's origins. When, exactly, were we “great”? Below is ...
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How Many People Voted For Trump And Made Him President?

Newsweek - 18 Jan 2018
While more people in the country voted for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, the electoral college allowed Trump to become president. The evening after Clinton conceded the race to Trump on election night, she still had a small lead of 47.7 percent ...
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Congress Handed to the President the Power to Level Tariffs

National Review - 05 Mar 2018
The Congress shall have the Power to lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the ...
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This day in history

The Boston Globe - 01 Dec 2017
Today is Friday, Dec. 1, the 335th day of 2017. There are 30 days left in the year. Birthdays: Former CIA director Stansfield Turner is 94. Actor-director Woody Allen is 82. Golf Hall of Famer Lee Trevino is 78. Television producer David Salzman is 74.

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