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The United States presidential election of 1836 was the 13th qu...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1836 was the 13th quadrennial presidential election, held from Thursday, November 3, to Wednesday, December 7, 1836. As the third consecutive election victory for the Democratic Party, it ushered incumbent Vice-President Martin Van Buren into the White House with 170 electoral votes to 124 electoral votes for William Henry Harrison and other Whigs. The popular vote was closer; Martin Van Buren attracted 764,000 votes to the 738,000 won by the various Whig ca
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Quincy lawyer pushed for Grant presidency

Herald-Whig - 22 Jul 2018
So, when Morris, who had encouraged fellow Democrats to support Republican Grant in the 1868 presidential election and invited the Civil War general to Quincy, Grant agreed. The visit was ...
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Today's Voter Suppression Tactics Have A 150 Year History

TPM - 26 Jul 2018
During the 1901 convention, Alabama delegates circulated copies of Massachusetts' voting laws with the Bay State's grandfather clause, literacy test, registration requirement, and secret ballots, all intended to make voting more difficult for ...
united states presidential election, 1836

Emails: Lawyer who met Trump Jr. tied to Russian officials

Idaho Press-Tribune - 26 Jul 2018
The new documents reviewed by AP suggest her ties to Russian authorities are close — and they pull the curtain back on her campaign to overturn the sanctions imposed by the U.S. on Russian officials. The source of ...
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George HW Bush Fast Facts

CW39 - 02 Jun 2018
George H.W. Bush Fast Facts. (CNN) — Here's a look at the life of George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. Personal: Birth date: June 12, 1924. Birth place: Milton ...
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#TBT: George HW Bush declares himself elected

CNN - 04 Jan 2018
Washington (CNN) Many politicians -- and people in general, if we're being honest -- probably wish that their declaring something would make it true. On this day in 1989, then-Vice President George H.W. Bush got to live the dream and declare himself ...
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Form N-PX VALIC Co II For: Jun 30

StreetInsider.com - 06 Aug 2018
UNITED STATES OMB APPROVAL SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION OMB Number: 3235-0582 WASHINGTON, DC 20549 Expires: May 31, 2021 Estimated average burden FORM N-PX hours per response..7.2 ANNUAL REPORT OF PROXY ...
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Santa Anna tries to split Alamo

San Antonio Express-News - 28 Feb 2018
29, 1836 - This Leap Year's Day witnessed a sight most shocking: His Excellency, Gen. Antonio López ...
united states presidential election, 1836

Texas' iconic Alamo is now a political battlefield

ReporterNews.com - 08 Jan 2018
But unlike the 13-day siege that ended with the clash of cannons and long rifles that claimed the lives of all 189 defenders of the San Antonio mission on March 6, 1836, the 21st century version of the skirmish could play out over several months, or ...
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The one election where Faithless Electors made a difference

Constitution Daily (blog) - 19 Dec 2016
It rose to object after Johnson's nomination announcement, stating he couldn't be recommended to state voters and accusing Johnson of supporting the Bank of the United States. The vice presidential candidate was best-known nationally for claims made by ...
united states presidential election, 1836

The Election Season That Was Weirder Than 2016

TIME - 13 Oct 2015
It's still over a year until the United States votes on its next president, and all signs point to a wild and wooly election season. But even if the 2016 election turns out to be breathtakingly chaotic, it will have nothing on 1836 — one of the ...
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, April 19, 2018

UPI.com - 19 Apr 2018
They include statesman Roger Sherman, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, in 1721; music patron Augustus Juilliard in 1836; actor Hugh O'Brian in 1925; actor Jayne Mansfield in 1933; actor Dudley Moore in 1935; actor ...
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Almanac - Friday 3/2/18

KALW - 02 Mar 2018
1836 - Texas declared its independence from Mexico and an ad interim government was formed. 1861 - The U.S. ...
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George HW Bush: Cautious

Voice of America - 10 Dec 2017
Interestingly, in U.S. history, a person serving as vice president rarely becomes president after the sitting president leaves office at the end of his term. Before George H.W. Bush, the last time such an event happened was in 1836. At that time ...
united states presidential election, 1836

Today in History for June 28th

The Daily Freeman - 21 Jun 2018
On June 28, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed the Uniform Monday Holiday Bill, which moved commemorations for Washington's Birthday, Memorial Day and Veterans Day to Monday, creating three-day holiday weekends beginning in 1971.
united states presidential election, 1836

Mexican Repatriation During the Great Depression, Explained

TeenVogue.com - 30 Aug 2017
Texas colonists gained independence from Mexico, founding the Republic of Texas in 1836. Eight years later, James K. Polk won the U.S. presidential election and set his sights on Texas and other parts of the West in a territorial expansion referred to ...

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