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The United States presidential election of 1912 was the 32nd qu...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1912 was the 32nd quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 5, 1912. The election was a rare four-way contest. Incumbent President William Howard Taft was renominated by the Republican Party with the support of its conservative wing. After former President Theodore Roosevelt failed to receive the Republican nomination, he called his own convention and created the Progressive Party (nicknamed the “Bull Moose Party”). It nominated Roosevelt
united states presidential election, 1912

Here's How Third-Party Candidates Have Changed Elections

History - 04 Jun 2018
America's two-party political system makes it difficult for candidates from outside the Republican and Democratic parties to win presidential elections. Since 1920, in fact, only three third-party candidates—Robert La Follette in 1924, Strom Thurmond ...
united states presidential election, 1912

The History of Third-Party Candidates in the United States

TeenVogue.com - 31 May 2018
The Green Party runs candidates in federal, state, and local elections. The Socialist Party is perhaps best known historically for its 1912 presidential candidate, Eugene V. Debs, who was jailed for speaking out against World War I; it's not to be ...
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MILESTONES: 1875 event has Utica bursting at seams

Utica Observer Dispatch - 13 Jun 2018
Never before – and never since – was there such a gathering of distinguished men and women in Utica, except, perhaps, on the day of the funeral of James Schoolcraft Sherman, the Utican who was vice president of the United States when he died on Oct. 30 ...
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Henry M. 'Scoop' Jackson is born, May 31, 1912

Politico - 31 May 2018
Henry M. "Scoop" Jackson, a Democrat from Washington state who served in the House from 1941 to 1953 before going on to spend the next three decades in the Senate, was born on this date in Everett, Washington, to Norwegian immigrants. He was the fifth ...
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Is Corbyn the Future of the Left?

Jacobin magazine - 28 May 2018
And yet here was Sanders: a figure who came close to becoming a major party presidential candidate and who, opinion polls showed, had he become the candidate, may well have won the presidential election itself. ...
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Primary Elections, Kate Spade, NBA Finals: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - 06 Jun 2018
He will face John Cox, a Republican businessman backed by President Trump, in a state that Mr. Trump lost by nearly four million votes in 2016. New Jersey could prove as crucial as California in the contest for the House in November. Democratic leaders ...
united states presidential election, 1912

Opinion: 100 years later, Debs' speech in Canton still resonates

Canton Repository - 10 Jun 2018
He was a founder of the American Railway Union and the Socialist Party and was the Socialist presidential candidate in every election from 1900 to 1912. On the day of his speech, the U.S. had been embroiled in the “Great War” for 15 months, during ...
united states presidential election, 1912

Reassessing Woodrow Wilson, Crusader President

The American Conservative - 29 May 2018
She chronicles Wilson's rise from the presidency of Princeton to becoming governor of New Jersey to president in the quadruple-contested election of 1912. Absent the Bull Moose candidacy of Theodore Roosevelt, which crippled his erstwhile protege ...
united states presidential election, 1912

Clinton man runs for president

Sedalia Democrat - 22 May 2018
He had run for Missouri governor in 1896, 1912, and 1920. He lost each election. He also ran, also unsuccessfully, for the Missouri Senate in 1888 and 1912, and for U.S. Senate in 1926 and 1932. His bid for the presidency was unsuccessful; he gathered ...
united states presidential election, 1912

Senate Bean Soup at the Senate dining room

Washington Post - 19 Jun 2018
The restaurant's unofficial motto was “You eat beef or you don't eat nothing” and had a reputation for its well-connected regulars: Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey was known to greet guests at the host stand in the 1960s, while powerful Rep. ...
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American evangelicalism and the politics of whiteness

The Christian Century - 19 Jun 2018
In the 2016 election, 81 percent of white evangelicals voted for Donald Trump—a statistic that has attracted enormous attention from media, scholars, and evangelicals themselves. That piece ...
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Almanac - Friday June 8, 2018

KALW - 08 Jun 2018
151 days until mid-term elections on Tuesday November 06, 2018. 879 days until presidential elections on Tuesday November 03, 2020. The sun will rise ...
united states presidential election, 1912

Antitrust law never envisioned massive tech companies like Google

The Boston Globe - 13 Jun 2018
If not for the scrutiny Microsoft faced in antitrust cases in both the United States and Europe, Reback says — if the government hadn't stepped in to stop the company from disadvantaging competitors — Google might never have become popular enough to ...
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Today in History: Wednesday, June 6

Manning Live - 06 Jun 2018
1882 – The Shewan forces of Menelik II of Ethiopia defeat the Gojjame army in the Battle of Embabo. The Shewans capture Negus Tekle Haymanot of Gojjam, and their victory leads to a Shewan hegemony over the territories south of the Abay River.

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