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The United States presidential election of 1956 was the 43rd qu...

wikipedia - 13 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1956 was the 43rd quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 6, 1956. The popular incumbent President, Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower, successfully ran for re-election. The election was a re-match of 1952, as Eisenhower's opponent in 1956 was Adlai Stevenson, a former Illinois governor, whom Eisenhower had defeated four years earlier.
united states presidential election, 1956

In Tennessee, a Microcosm of the Midterms

New York Times - 13 Oct 2018
In the crisis over the Union in 1860-61, the state did not join the rush to secession in the wake of Lincoln's election, ultimately joining the Confederacy only after the attack on Fort Sumter. Even then, as historians have long ...
united states presidential election, 1956

Why Donald Trump Will Likely Win A Second Term As President

HuffPost - 12 Oct 2018
On Oct. 6, 2018, Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court by the narrowest of margins, with 50 votes in favor and 48 votes against. He is the first justice in U.S. history to be confirmed by senators representing less than half of the country ...
united states presidential election, 1956

WITCOVER: Lady Liberty on trial under Trump

Standard-Examiner - 20 Oct 2018
In 1956, when the Soviet Union crushed a Hungarian Revolution, the United States settled for verbal support of the "captive nations" in Eastern and Central Europe. President Dwight Eisenhower limited our response to a refugee relief program that ...
united states presidential election, 1956

Political hijinks but no retaliation?

The Sunday Dispatch - 18 Oct 2018
Members of the Republican Party opened a campaign headquarters on the northwest corner of Main and Hawthorne Streets in Avoca in anticipation of the upcoming Presidential election. But as local GOP Party members reported to the location of on the ...
united states presidential election, 1956

PFOP: Stevenson campaigned at Miller Park on July 4, 1956

Bloomington Pantagraph - 30 Sep 2018
In the Nov. 6 election, Stevenson received 42 percent of the national vote, three points worse than his 1952 showing. He won just seven of 48 states (this was before Alaska and Hawaii attained statehood, and before Washington, D.C., residents could ...
united states presidential election, 1956

Full transcript: "Face the Nation" on October 7, 2018

CBS News - 07 Oct 2018
SENATOR SUSAN COLLINS: I am convinced that Doctor Ford believes what she told us and that she was the victim, a survivor of sexual assault and that that has been a trauma that has stayed with her for her entire life. ...
united states presidential election, 1956

Infrastructure funding challenges persist

Politico - 16 Oct 2018
Coins from couch cushions: Finding funds has been a major challenge to virtually any federal infrastructure effort in the past two decades, and that includes President Donald Trump's $1.5 billion proposal, which stalled out this year. So far ...
united states presidential election, 1956

The Karl Marx of Music

Jacobin magazine - 20 Oct 2018
A talented composer of film scores, the double Oscar-nominee Eisler is perhaps best known for writing the national anthem of the GDR (German Democratic Republic), the state founded in the eastern portion of Germany after World War II. ...
united states presidential election, 1956

Almanac - Monday 10/15/18

KALW - 15 Oct 2018
750 days until presidential elections Tuesday November 3, 2020. (2 years and 19 days from today). The sun will rise in San ...
united states presidential election, 1956

Almanac - Thursday 10/18/18

KALW - 18 Oct 2018
1898 – The United States takes possession of Puerto Rico from Spain. 1922 – The British Broadcasting Company (later Corporation) is founded by a consortium, to establish a nationwide network of radio transmitters to provide a national broadcasting service.
united states presidential election, 1956

Good Morning!

KWTX - 14 Oct 2018
Good morning, it's Sunday, Oct. 14, the 287th day of 2018. There are 78 days left in the year. We'll start the day in the upper 60s with a good chance of showers and thunderstorms throughout the day and overnight. We're expecting afternoon highs in the ...
united states presidential election, 1956

A crisis for voting rights

The Boston Globe - 27 Sep 2018
For a century, the Constitution explicitly guaranteed black voters' right to take part in elections, but states across the South kept them out anyway. The widespread flouting of ...
united states presidential election, 1956

REUTERS NEWS SCHEDULE AT 6 amET/10 am GMT

Reuters - 26 Sep 2018
USA-ELECTION/STATEPOLLS (PIX) (GRAPHIC). Reuters poll looks at Democrats' chances in Trump country. A Reuters/Ipsos/UVA Center for Politics Poll looks at races for the U.S. Senate and governor in five states that President Donald Trump carried in ...
united states presidential election, 1956

The Nobel Peace Prize winner the year you were born

INSIDER - 05 Oct 2018
Since 1901, the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to both people and entities that have made global strides in peace-making. Winners include luminaries from Mother Theresa and the Dalai Lama to Malala Yousafzai and Barack Obama.
united states presidential election, 1956

Almanac - Tuesday 10/2/18

KALW - 02 Oct 2018
1967 – Thurgood Marshall is sworn in as the first African-American justice of the United States Supreme Court. 1968 – Mexican President Ordaz orders soldiers to suppress a demonstration of students, ten days before the Olympic games will start. 1996 ...
united states presidential election, 1956

PHOTOS: Today in History, Oct. 8

The Fayetteville Observer - 09 Oct 2018
U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt, second from right, is accompanied by his wife, first lady Eleanor Roosevelt, right, as they leave for a nine day campaign swing from Washington, D.C., Oct. 8, 1936. The others on ...
united states presidential election, 1956

Abducted Tanzanian Billionaire Mo Dewji Returns Home

Forbes Africa (blog) - 20 Oct 2018
After a turbulent few days on the stock market, fueled by rising tension between China and the U.S. over trade agreements as well as hostile attention towards tech companies for its data-use standards, technology shares continued its decline on Tuesday.

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