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The United States presidential election of 1848 was the 16th qu...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1848 was the 16th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 7, 1848. It was won by Zachary Taylor of the Whig Party, who ran against Lewis Cass of the Democratic Party and former President Martin Van Buren of the newly formed Free Soil Party. Incumbent President James K. Polk, having achieved all of his major objectives in one term and suffering from declining health, kept his promise not to seek re-election.
united states presidential election, 1848

'The Woman's Hour' Review: Friends and Foes of the 19th Amendment

Wall Street Journal - 21 Jun 2018
Two years ago, more than 73 million women cast votes for the president of the United States, and for decades women have consistently outnumbered male voters in national elections. It is almost impossible now to imagine the country without women voters ...
united states presidential election, 1848

Everyone should vote

Gloversville Leader-Herald - 17 Jun 2018
Just slightly more than half — nearly 56 percent (86.8 percent registered) — of the U.S. voting-age population cast ballots in the 2016 presidential election, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. Compare that to 87 percent (89.37 percent ...
united states presidential election, 1848

OUR VIEW: Getting out youth vote will determine the future

Utica Observer Dispatch - 10 Jun 2018
Just slightly more than half - nearly 56 percent (86.8 percent registered) - of the U.S. voting-age population cast ballots in the 2016 presidential election, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. Compare that to 87 percent (89.37 percent ...
united states presidential election, 1848

Marriage in Crisis: California vs. Washington

Jewish Journal - 01 Jun 2018
In 1845, the government in Mexico City ordered the Mexican governor of Alta California to deny entry to immigrants from the United States, and to disallow land grants, sales or even rental of land to noncitizens already present in California. All ...
united states presidential election, 1848

Alamanc - Thursday 6/7/18

KALW - 07 Jun 2018
Today Thursday, 7th of June of 2018 is the 158th day of the year. There are 207 days remaining until the end of the year...
united states presidential election, 1848

After 170 Years, Socialism Becomes Reality in America

The Heartland Institute - 10 Jun 2018
Fast forward to the election of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd President of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945, which was less than 30 years after the expressed intention to convert this nation from a capitalist nation to one of socialism.
united states presidential election, 1848

The California Primary as Gold Rush Politics

New York Times - 05 Jun 2018
The state's current system, where the top two finishers in the June election advance to a runoff regardless of party, is anathema to those who presume the November ballot should have a Democrat-Republican face-off. Yet that has actually not been the ...
united states presidential election, 1848

50 Florida Faves: Where to Go, Where to Stay, Where to Shop

Palm Beach Post - 10 Jun 2018
Built by agricultural industrialist James Deering in 1916, this estate has hosted international leaders, including Queen Elizabeth II, Pope John Paul II, President Ronald Reagan, and King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia of Spain. ...
united states presidential election, 1848

Why America Is Stuck With Only Two Parties

New Republic - 02 Feb 2018
In 1848, Free Soil nominated former President Martin van Buren after the Whigs supported slave owner Zachary Taylor for president, and got 10 percent of the national vote. Crucially, they were able to do this after the Whig convention that summer ...
united states presidential election, 1848

Latinos Are the Key to Taking Back the Senate in 2018

The Nation. - 31 Jan 2018
While it's true that Trump won 10 of the states that Democrats are defending, he did so by defeating Hillary Clinton, not incumbent native sons and daughters. More importantly, the outcomes of midterm elections hinge on voter turnout. Whichever party ...
united states presidential election, 1848

History of basic income

Basic Income News - 24 May 2018
Basic income: the utopian socialists Charlier (1848) and Mill (1849). Charles Fourier's right ...
united states presidential election, 1848

President Macron on relations with the US, Syria and Russia

Fox News - 22 Apr 2018
Built in 1722 for a French nobleman, it was first used by the president of France in 1848 and the interview took place in the Salon Dore, the Golden Room, the French equivalent of the Oval Office. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE). WALLACE: Mr. President, thank you ...
united states presidential election, 1848

The definitive guide to Trump's positions on NAFTA

Quartz - 23 Jan 2018
Talks to revamp the trade deal start again this week, and should reveal whether the US president has been bluffing, or is serious about ending the 24-year-old pact between US, Mexico, and Canada. This is the most critical point in the negotiations ...

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