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The United States presidential election of 1880 was a contest b...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1880 was a contest between Republican James A. Garfield and Democrat Winfield Scott Hancock in which the Republican Garfield prevailed. It was the 24th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 2, 1880. The voter turnout rate was one of the highest in the nation's history. In the end, the popular vote totals of the two main candidates were separated by fewer than 2,000 votes, the smallest victory in the popular vote ever recorded. In the e
united states presidential election, 1880

We Are the World

Seton Hall University News & Events - 17 Sep 2018
As the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, the Fulbright seeks to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and citizens from other countries. The program ...
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Our readers write: Issue of Sept. 13, 2018

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 13 Sep 2018
Our trust in the truthfulness of our presidents was tested when President Eisenhower denied that the United States was flying U-2 spy planes over the Soviet Union. When the Soviets shot down one of the planes, we were surprised that we had been lied to ...
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Opinion | A Jabotinsky Zionist Reply to Ronald Lauder

Jewish Exponent - 05 Sep 2018
Ronald Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, following up his March 18 New York Times tirade against Israeli settlers and several other targets (“Israel's Self-Inflicted Wounds”) doubled down with a second op-ed in the Times on Aug. ...
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Happy 138th Birthday to the 'Sage of Baltimore' — HL Mencken

American Enterprise Institute - 12 Sep 2018
The “Sage of Baltimore” (pictured above) was born in 1880 and is regarded by many as one of the most influential American journalists, essayists, and writers of the early 20th century. To recognize the great political ...
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To Hell With Politics. It Was the Right Thing to Do.

Esquire.com - 18 Aug 2018
One of the dumber arguments that I've heard proposed in reaction to the 400-odd newspapers from around the country that took part in the #FreePress editorial campaign on Thursday is that it was a bad idea because now the president* has more proof that ...
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, June 27, 2018

UPI.com - 27 Jun 2018
They include Irish patriot Charles Stewart Parnell in 1846; anarchist Emma Goldman in 1869; poet Paul Laurence Dunbar in 1872; blind/deaf author Helen Keller in 1880; "Captain Kangaroo" Bob Keeshan in 1927; U.S. businessman/former presidential ...
united states presidential election, 1880

Are We Living in the Gilded Age 2.0 ?

History - 16 Jun 2018
“If the United States, like the countries of the Old World, are also to grow vast crops of poor, desperate, dissatisfied, nomadic, miserably-waged populations…then our republican experiment, notwithstanding all its surface-successes, is at heart an ...
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There's More Than One Way to Map an Election

National Geographic - 11 Oct 2016
Election maps go back more than a century. The work above is the oldest known map of a U.S. presidential election, according to Susan Schulten, a historian of cartography at the University of Denver. Schulten has written extensively about this map ...
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'We've never seen a campaign start this early, ever'

Politico - 22 Apr 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The first presidential contests of 2020 are nearly two years away, but for one Democrat the campaign is already in full swing. John Delaney — a wealthy, little-known congressman from Maryland — has spent more than $1 million on TV ...
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Professors Debate the Efficacy and Origins of the Electoral College

Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun - 22 Feb 2018
Hockett contributed an alternative perspective, arguing that key founders Alexander Hamilton and James Madison intended for the president to be elected by, and to represent, all of the American people instead of the states. He said their view was ...
united states presidential election, 1880

Tennessee Senate - Blackburn vs. Bredesen

RealClearPolitics - 13 Feb 2018
9/13/18 -- Phil Bredesen has hung in there, but his vote share has generally been stuck in the mid-40s while Marsha Blackburn has consolidated the vote since winning the Republican primary. Bredesen is very much in the game, but is probably still a bit ...
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Almanac - Monday 6/11/18

KALW - 11 Jun 2018
1880 – Jeannette Rankin, American social worker and politician (d. 1973). 1895 – Nikolai Bulganin, Soviet politician (d. 1975). 1910 – Jacques ...
united states presidential election, 1880

Chuck Pinkey: America is becoming a banana republic

Oneonta Daily Star - 15 May 2018
Recently, many Democratic states have joined an unconstitutional movement to crush the Electoral College. Taken from the Joseph Stalin playbook, a dozen or more states, including New York, want to award all of their electoral votes to the winner of the ...

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