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The United States presidential election of 1856 was the 18th qu...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1856 was the 18th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 4, 1856. Incumbent president Franklin Pierce was defeated in his effort to be re-nominated by the Democratic Party. James Buchanan, an experienced politician who had held a variety of political offices, was serving as the United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom and won the nomination instead.
united states presidential election, 1856

Putnam's is named after UB founder who had racist views

University at Buffalo The Spectrum - 15 Nov 2018
The party nominated Fillmore in the 1856 presidential election, but the candidate lost with roughly one-fifth of the popular vote. While on the university council, Putnam joined Buffalo's local Know-Nothing council as one of the first members in 1854 ...
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Almanac - Tuesday 11/13/18

KALW - 13 Nov 2018
There are 48 days remaining until the end of the year. 38 days until winter begins. 721 days until presidential elections on Tuesday November 3, 2020 ...
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The Exclusionary History of Voter Registration Dates to 1800

History - 22 Oct 2018
When George Washington was elected as the first U.S. president in 1789, he won with a landslide, securing 69 out of 69 available electoral votes. But only a very limited part of the population had actually voted since white property owners were the ...
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Civics 101: How is the US House speaker selected?

Kingsport Times News - 12 Nov 2018
Leadership of the United States House of Representatives includes: the speaker; majority and minority leaders; assistant leaders; whips; and a party caucus or conference. The speaker acts as leader of the House and combines ...
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I voted!

News Letter Journal - 07 Nov 2018
It was decided in the United States Constitution that democracy was imperative for this fledgling nation, and by penning this extraordinary document, our Founding Fathers created a living government of the people, by the people and for the people ...
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Biggest political comebacks

LocalNews8.com - 29 Oct 2018
President Abraham Lincoln. In 1854, Lincoln ran for U.S. Senate and lost. In 1856, he again ran again for Senate and lost. But in 1860, Lincoln was elected the 16th president of the United States. Lincoln was re-elected in a landslide in 1864, after ...
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Five statesmen who shaped the post-World War I era

The News International - 01 Nov 2018
US: Thomas Woodrow Wilson -. Democratic president Thomas Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) won re-election in 1916 on a campaign of keeping the United States out of the conflict in Europe, even though Washington was helping finance the Allied war effort.
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Kavanaugh and the powers of the Supreme Court

The Grizzly - 01 Nov 2018
For example, in 2000's Bush v Gore, the Court trampled over Florida's rights and chose Bush as the president of the United States. Next, in 2010's Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, the Court ruled that corporations were people so they ...
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Weekly Book List, November 2, 2018

The Chronicle of Higher Education - 29 Oct 2018
Extraordinary Racial Politics: Four Events in the Informal Constitution of the United States by Fred Lee (Temple University Press; 240 pages; $104.50 hardcover, $27.95 paperback). Focuses on the forced Indian removals of the 1830s and 40s, Japanese ...
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Mendocino County Today: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018

Anderson Valley - 10 Nov 2018
MSP would like to thank Carri Thorpe for sending this photo to us of the smoke entering Point Arena Thursday. * * *. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE described the situation in Southern California as “critical to extreme fire weather.” According to the ...
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DAR October meeting news

The Rushville Republican - 02 Nov 2018
Following the business portion of the meeting, Barbara Harcourt was introduced as speaker for the day's program, “Voter Fraud in Rush County, 1856.” Judge Harcourt gave ...
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Here Lies northern Michigan's Famous — and Not So Famous — Dead

northernexpress.com - 20 Oct 2018
His citation reads, "The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Seaman John Hyland, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action, serving as seaman on board the ...
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New Hall of Fame Honors the Best in Russell County

KRSL - 01 Nov 2018
The BHHF was established in September 2018 with the following mission statement: "Dedicated to preserving, presenting, and promoting the heritage and culture of the community of Lucas as it impacts the county of Russell, the state of Kansas, the nation ...

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