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The United States presidential election of 1908 was the 31st qu...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1908 was the 31st quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 3, 1908. Popular incumbent President Theodore Roosevelt, honoring a promise not to seek a third term, persuaded the Republican Party to nominate William Howard Taft, his close friend and Secretary of War, to become his successor. Having lost the 1904 election badly with a conservative candidate, the Democratic Party turned to two-time nominee William Jennings Bryan, who had been d
united states presidential election, 1908

When the 1908 Taft-Bryan presidential race came to Elmira

Elmira Star-Gazette - 12 Aug 2018
In that presidential election year, both major party candidates were scheduled to appear in the city within one week of each other. The Democratic candidate, William Jennings Bryan, making his third attempt for the presidency, was to appear Saturday ...
united states presidential election, 1908

Reports: President Trump coming to Utica Monday

Utica Observer Dispatch - 07 Aug 2018
William Howard Taft: Utica's James Schoolcraft Sherman was elected vice president of the United States in 1908 on the ticket with President William Howard Taft. Sherman died while in office on Oct. 30, 1912, and his funeral in Utica was attended by Taft.
united states presidential election, 1908

This Week in History:

Utica Observer Dispatch - 11 Aug 2018
18, 1908 – 110 years ago this week – Utica Congressman James Schoolcraft Sherman officially was notified by leaders of the Republican Party that he would be presidential candidate William Howard Taft's running mate in the November elections. Members of ...
united states presidential election, 1908

OUR VIEW: Trump on the stump a moment in area history

Utica Observer Dispatch - 12 Aug 2018
James Schoolcraft Sherman was elected vice president of the United States in 1908 on the ticket with President William Howard Taft. Sherman died while in office on Oct. 30, 1912, and his funeral in Utica was attended by Taft. Other presidents had ties ...
united states presidential election, 1908

The Return of Socialism

JSTOR Daily - 13 Aug 2018
Eugene V. Debs of the Socialist Party of America ran for President in 1904, 1908, 1912, and 1920. In the 1912 election, his best showing, he got 6% of the vote. ...
united states presidential election, 1908

The Atlantic Daily: Omitted Mention

The Atlantic - 14 Aug 2018
Presidential Appeal: Republican congressional candidates have performed more poorly than expected in a series of recent elections—and that might be because the head of their party is better at articulating what he's against than what he stands for ...
united states presidential election, 1908

The 'Witch Hunters'

The New York Review of Books - 26 Jul 2018
Standing next to Vladimir Putin in Helsinki on July 16, he was asked if he believed the unanimous conclusion of his intelligence services that Russia tried to sway the 2016 election. Trump sided with the ...
united states presidential election, 1908

In 2008, America Stopped Believing in the American Dream

New York Magazine - 07 Aug 2018
In the aftermath of 9/11, the initial shock and horror soon gave way to a semblance of national unity in support of a president whose electoral legitimacy had been bitterly contested only a year earlier. Today's America is instead marked by fear and ...
united states presidential election, 1908

AFL is the dominant Australian sport – but can it stay on top?

The Age - 27 Jul 2018
Melbourne had never seen anything like it in its young colonial life. On Saturday September 4, 1886, the entire city stopped for a game of football. The scene itself was familiar. For the best part of a generation, a sea of people had converged on the ...
united states presidential election, 1908

Jeff Rosen Guest-Blogging About William Howard Taft

Reason - 09 Apr 2018
William Howard Taft never wanted to be president and yearned instead to serve as chief justice of the United States. But despite his ambivalence about politics, the former federal judge found success in the executive branch as governor of the ...
united states presidential election, 1908

The Historical Struggle to Rid Socialism of Sexism

Smithsonian - 12 Jul 2018
Only 19 states had granted women full or partial suffrage before 1920, when all U.S. women achieved full voting rights. The nation's major political parties, meanwhile, offered little to women agitating to upend the status quo. In the 1908 presidential ...
united states presidential election, 1908

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 25, 2018

UPI.com - 25 Apr 2018
Manafort's charges stem from an investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller, who is probing whether Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and whether the Trump campaign colluded. He's also determining whether President Donald ...

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