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The United States presidential election of 1936 was the thirty-...

wikipedia - 13 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1936 was the thirty-eighth quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 3, 1936. In terms of electoral votes, it was the most lopsided presidential election in the history of the United States. In terms of the popular vote, it was the second-biggest victory for the winner since the election of 1820, which was not seriously contested.
united states presidential election, 1936

Innovation Hub: Why Polling Matters

wgbh.org - 02 Jun 2018
Truman defeated Dewey — despite what the Chicago Daily Tribune's front page said the next day — and he became the 33rd president of the United States. His win also rattled the polling world. Twelve years earlier, George Gallup had founded the ...
united states presidential election, 1936

History's Headlines: The last letter

WFMZ Allentown - 23 Jun 2018
Although the dedication of post offices was usually left to minor level officials, the featured speaker that day was James A. Farley, Postmaster General of the United States, and a close personal and political friend of President Franklin Delano ...
united states presidential election, 1936

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. ...
united states presidential election, 1936

Is Colombia Doomed To Remain A Right-Wing Country?

teleSUR English - 16 Jun 2018
Colombia's Ivan Duque – candidate for the far-right party of former President Alvaro Uribe – is in a strong position ahead of the June 17 presidential elections, despite Uribe's long list of human rights abuses and links with paramilitary groups during ...
united states presidential election, 1936

Almanac - Wednesday 6/6/18

KALW - 06 Jun 2018
1934 - U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt signed the Securities Exchange Act, which established the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). 1936 - The first helicopter was tested in a building in Berlin, Germany. 1941 - The U.S. government authorized ...
united states presidential election, 1936

Dubious numbers abound in poll land. [Opinion]

Houston Chronicle - 17 Jun 2018
Polling in the United States (and apparently in Britain, where Brexit caught people by surprise) seems these days to be less of a science and more akin to phrenology. Researchers into the declines in ...
united states presidential election, 1936

Australia should have promoted a World Cup boycott

The Roar - 08 Jun 2018
If it hadn't been for the determination of Avery Brundage we may well have seen the United States boycott the 1936 Olympics, which may have lead the way for further countries to reconsider their participation. While it's unlikely a boycott would have ...
united states presidential election, 1936

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 in ...
united states presidential election, 1936

The World's Largest Tax Haven? Guess Who

The American Interest - 18 Jun 2018
In 1936, for example, Henry Morgenthau, FDR's first Treasury Secretary, informed the President that in response to rising U.S. income and estate tax rates, a few wealthy Americans had been detected shifting their assets to a handful of budding new ...
united states presidential election, 1936

Almanac - Monday 6/4/18

KALW - 04 Jun 2018
155 days until mid-term elections Tuesday November 6, 2018. (5 months and 2 days from today). 883 days until presidential elections Tuesday November 3, 2020. (2 years 4 months and 30 days from today) ...
united states presidential election, 1936

Almanac - Monday 5/28/18

KALW - 28 May 2018
One of the first celebrations of Memorial Day in the United States was started by former slaves on May, 1, 1865 in Charleston, SC to honor 257 dead Union Soldiers who had been buried in a mass grave in a Confederate prison camp. They dug up the bodies ...
united states presidential election, 1936

Weekly Book List, June 8, 2018

The Chronicle of Higher Education - 04 Jun 2018
The Constant Liberal: Pierre Trudeau, Organized Labour, and the Canadian Social Democratic Left by Christo Aivalis (University of British Columbia Press; 296 pages; US$89.95). Disputes characterizations of Trudeau as either a socialist or a pragmatic ...
united states presidential election, 1936

For Over 150 Years, US Presidents Had No Term Limits

History - 28 Feb 2018
When China announced that it was abolishing presidential term limits, paving the way for Xi Jinping to stay in power indefinitely, U.S. media framed it as a dangerous decision. To many Americans, our ...
united states presidential election, 1936

SN exclusive: NFL could invite NBC, CBS to join draft coverage

Sporting News - 17 Apr 2018
And as the annual football festival grows in popularity, some league executives envision the draft potentially becoming the sports equivalent of a U.S. presidential election — a sports event televised simultaneously across most or all of the national ...

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