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The United States presidential election of 1940 was the 39th qu...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1940 was the 39th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 5, 1940. The election was fought in the shadow of World War II in Europe, as the United States was emerging from the Great Depression. Incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt, the Democratic candidate, broke with tradition and ran for a third term, which became a major issue. The surprise Republican candidate was maverick businessman Wendell Willkie, a dark horse who crusaded ag
united states presidential election, 1940

Three Wise Men

Commentary Magazine - 19 Jun 2018
In 1940, Chaim Weizmann, Ze'ev Jabotinsky, and David Ben-Gurion all made independent trips to the United States to raise a Jewish army to fight Hitler. Each mission failed. And the reasons for their failure show us that disagreements between American ...
united states presidential election, 1940

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, 1940

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, 1940

Axios AM

Axios - 18 Jun 2018
Confronted by daily images of families being traumatized at the border, Republican lawmakers plan to increase pressure on President Trump to roll back a "zero tolerance" immigration policy resulting in parents being separated from children, GOP sources ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Study: Charts change hearts and minds better than words do

Washington Post - 15 Jun 2018
People believe the craziest things. A poll taken after the 2016 presidential election found, for instance, that more than half of people who voted for Donald Trump incorrectly believed that President Barack Obama was born in Kenya. Ten years earlier, a ...
united states presidential election, 1940

That's 'Mr. President' to You: Macron Scolds French Student

New York Times - 19 Jun 2018
PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron of France knows how to turn a phrase and play to audiences as varied as the United Nations, the United States Congress and a memorial for a gendarme killed after swapping places with a hostage. But when he meets a ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Trump doubles down as anger grows over child separation policy

Aljazeera.com - 19 Jun 2018
The now-viral clip has driven anger that continues to mount against US President Donald Trump, whose administration has introduced a "zero-tolerance" approach towards migrants and refugees who cross the US southern border without documents. Part of the ...
united states presidential election, 1940

A History of Presidential Pardons

U.S. News & World Report - 08 Jun 2018
Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution, ratified in 1789, authorizes the president to grant pardons and other forms of clemency involving "offenses against the United States." The goal is to ensure more ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Donald Trump and the art of the diplomatic handshake

New Statesman - 20 Jun 2018
They were also intended to shore up Nixon's position ahead of the November presidential election, at a time when he had still not redeemed his 1968 pledge to extricate the US from Vietnam. Similarly, Trump is mindful of the midterm elections this ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Form DEF 14A BARINGS GLOBAL SHORT For: Aug 02

StreetInsider.com - 22 Jun 2018
Please either: (i) date, fill in, and sign the enclosed proxy card and mail in the enclosed return envelope which requires no postage if mailed in the United States or (ii) vote on the internet by following the instructions in the notice and proxy card ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Rep. Trey Gowdy on the DOJ inspector general's findings

Fox News - 17 Jun 2018
DONALD TRUMP, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES: I think Comey was the ringleader of this whole, you know, den of thieves. They were plotting against my election. WALLACE: We'll discuss the fallout from the findings and what it means for the ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Fact-checking Donald Trump on North Korea, Russia probe and more

NJ.com - 16 Jun 2018
President Donald Trump won't take responsibility for the consequences of an immigration policy that is separating children from parents who are arrested for illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. He persists in blaming a "Democrat" law for driving ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Prominent conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer dies at 68

Toronto Star - 22 Jun 2018
He coined the term “unipolarity” to describe the era after the fall of the Soviet Union in 1989, envisioning the United States as dominating it. And he diagnosed as “Bush Derangement Syndrome” the response many people had to the policies, the ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Almanac - Friday June 8, 2018

KALW - 08 Jun 2018
879 days until presidential elections on Tuesday November 03, 2020. The sun will rise in San Francisco at 5:47 am. and sunset will be at 8:29 pm. ...
united states presidential election, 1940

Alamanc - Thursday 6/7/18

KALW - 07 Jun 2018
Today Thursday, 7th of June of 2018 is the 158th day of the year. There are 207 days remaining until the end of the year...

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