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The United States presidential election of 1864 was the 20th qu...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1864 was the 20th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, 1864. In this match, incumbent president Republican Abraham Lincoln ran for re-election against Democratic candidate George B. McClellan, who tried to portray himself to the voters as the "peace candidate" who wanted to bring the American Civil War to a speedy end. Lincoln was re-elected president by a landslide in the Electoral College.
united states presidential election, 1864

Tennessee Governors & the Path to the US Senate, III

The knoxville focus - 14 Oct 2018
A fourth party, the Constitutional Union Party, held a convention in Baltimore, which nominated former Tennessee U. S. senator John Bell as its candidate. Bell actually carried Tennessee, Virginia and Kentucky in the fall election. The winner of the ...
united states presidential election, 1864

EDN Bicentennial Series: Effingham County and Civil War

Effingham Daily News - 14 Oct 2018
In April of 1861, two political leaders issued calls for help from citizens: First, President Lincoln issued his call: “WHEREAS, The laws of the United States have been and are opposed in several states by combinations too powerful to be suppressed in ...
united states presidential election, 1864

The most 'Murican moments of every presidency, part two

We Are The Mighty (blog) - 05 Oct 2018
Lincoln's deft political prowess and patience allowed him to free the slaves in the states that were in rebellion and then, after the Election of 1864, when the Congress was packed with fellow Republicans, freed the slaves everywhere in the United States.
united states presidential election, 1864

'Unpresidented' Scandals of the Modern Age Are Nothing New

OZY - 15 Oct 2018
Read up about the time James Buchanan meddled behind the scenes with justices ahead of the infamous 1857 Dred Scott decision, in which the Supreme Court ruled that Congress could not deprive slave owners in U.S. territories of their property ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Five Best: Michael Beschloss on Books About Wartime Presidents

Wall Street Journal - 12 Oct 2018
Through detailed reportage on his own illicit wheelings and dealings, the nerveless Polk, a slave owner, unwittingly reveals his own lying and maneuvering to get the United States into a war against Mexico—thus facilitating the grab of almost one ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Dobson warns of socialist takeover if Christians don't vote

OneNewsNow - 24 Sep 2018
“Destiny rides before us again,” Dobson warned. “As Barack Obama said after winning a second presidential term, 'Elections have consequences.' Indeed, they do. We – the voters – have it within our power to protect our Constitution, preserve our ...
united states presidential election, 1864

The Latest: Multilateralism main theme at General Assembly

San Mateo Daily Journal - 29 Sep 2018
But a smaller contingent led by the United States and President Donald Trump says that too much multilateralism gets in the way of sovereignty and should be avoided. The notion of where a nation's sovereignty ends and its allegiance to a global group ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Bungled presidencies in run-up to Civil War: Lessons for today

New York Daily News - 12 Oct 2018
If there is a major criticism of the high school American history textbook that I co-authored in 1992, it is that too much space is given to the coming and aftermath of the Civil War. But all three authors agreed to this decision for the reason that it ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Abraham Lincoln's secret weapon: the 'T-Mail'

Quad-Cities Online - 30 Sep 2018
The newspaper that Lincoln bought — in secret — was a pro-Republican, German-language paper published in Springfield just prior to the 1860 presidential election. “State ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Fostering development through local government

thedailynewnation.com - 18 Oct 2018
Local Government or local self Government is defined by the United Nations as "Local Self Government as a political sub-division of a nation or state which is constituted by law and has substantial control over local affairs, including the power to ...
united states presidential election, 1864

A brief history of the world communist movement

Communist Party USA - 03 Oct 2018
By 1864, the project of creating an organization to bring together the workers' movement Europe-wide and beyond led to the creation of the International Workingmen's Association, often called the “First International”. ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Events going on around Arlington this week

Wicked Local - 27 Sep 2018
The Arlington Town Democratic Committee is sponsoring a forum on the three ballot questions that will be voted on in the Nov. 6 election. Donna Kelly-Williams, president of the Massachusetts Nurses Association, and Aru Puri, who represents the ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Can Donald Trump interfere in the 2018 election?

The Daily Dot - 26 Jul 2018
In fact, the United States technically has no nationwide elections—only state elections for senators, House members, and a slate of electors for the Electoral College during presidential election years. Article 1, Section 4 gives state legislatures ...
united states presidential election, 1864

Why are Dutch-Americans so different from the Dutch?

The Economist - 24 May 2018
PETE HOEKSTRA seemed a good choice for America's ambassador to the Netherlands when President Donald Trump appointed him last year. Mr Hoekstra, a former congressman, was born in the Netherlands and grew up in Holland, a largely ...

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