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The United States presidential election of 1888 was the 26th qu...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1888 was the 26th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 6, 1888. It saw Grover Cleveland of New York, the incumbent president and a Democrat, try to secure a second term against the Republican nominee Benjamin Harrison, a former U.S. Senator from Indiana. The economy was prosperous and the nation was at peace, but Cleveland lost re-election in the Electoral College, even though he won a plurality of the popular vote by a narrow margin.
united states presidential election, 1888

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, 1888

Teaching white supremacy in the age of the alt-right

Washington Post - 13 Aug 2018
In New Orleans, one Confederate monument explicitly stated that “the national election [of] November 1876 recognized white supremacy in the South and gave us our state.” In Colfax, La., where two monuments to white supremacy sit, one honors “those ...
united states presidential election, 1888

Cricket star Imran Khan leads in slow count of Pakistan vote

Herald-Mail Media - 26 Jul 2018
The parliamentary balloting marked only the second time in Pakistan's 71-year history that one civilian government has handed power to another in the country of 200 million people. Yet there have been widespread concerns during the election campaign ...
united states presidential election, 1888

Today in History

Townhall - 09 Aug 2018
In 1914, President Woodrow Wilson issued his Proclamation of Neutrality, aimed at keeping the United States out of World War I. In 1938, President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Canadian Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King dedicated the Thousand ...
united states presidential election, 1888

President Theodore Roosevelt and the Armenians

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator - 26 Jul 2018
He honored the legacy of the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909), and his support to the Armenian people during the tragic days of our history. ...
united states presidential election, 1888

Donald Trump and the Carl Schmitt Spectrum

Gatestone Institute - 22 Jul 2018
The thought came to mind the other day when the US president was concluding his two-day "working visit" to the United Kingdom with a series of impromptu statements before flying to Scotland to play golf. It was by using the term "foe" to describe ...
united states presidential election, 1888

A Family From High Plains

Splinter - 02 Aug 2018
You'll also have to spend time understanding how the United States government, in a rare turn, implemented changes to tobacco policy and school segregation aimed at helping the poor working class, all before turning heel. Then, maybe, you'll ...
united states presidential election, 1888

Get Outta Town!

northernexpress.com - 22 Jul 2018
Katz's Deli (205 E. Houston St., pronounced House-ton), where, since 1888, sandwich delights and slathered condiments come amid a cacophony of shouts and laughs. One to try: Pastrami on rye, L'Chayim! • McSorley's Old Ale ...
united states presidential election, 1888

RUSSIA INVESTIGATION: McCain calls on Trump to confront Putin

KBTX - 13 Jul 2018
The indictment stands as the clearest Justice Department allegation yet of Russian efforts to interfere, through illegal hacking, in the U.S. presidential election before Americans went to the polls — and the first to implicate the Russian government ...
united states presidential election, 1888

UPDATE: Venezuelan president expels top US diplomat, deputy

KBTX - 22 May 2018
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Nicolas Maduro expelled the top U.S. diplomat in Venezuela and his deputy Tuesday for allegedly conspiring against the socialist government and trying to sabotage the weekend presidential election. "The empire ...
united states presidential election, 1888

Pres. Trump tweets US, Russia 'must get along'

KBTX - 16 Jul 2018
___. 7:15 p.m.. Russian President Vladimir Putin says he wanted Donald Trump to win the U.S. presidency, but strongly denied any Russian state meddling in the 2016 U.S. election. Putin argued that Trump's calls for better ties during the presidential ...
united states presidential election, 1888

UPDATE: President Trump says Putin summit likely in Europe, July

KBTX - 27 Jun 2018
He said the issue of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election was raised during the meeting, and the Kremlin reiterated its denial of any interference with the vote. "It was stated clearly by our side that the Russian state hasn ...

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