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  1. The Man in the ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Weekly Standard

    ... share as William Jennings Bryan had in the Democratic wipeout of 1908, and the margin between Wilson and Theodore Roosevelt was sufficiently narrow in enough states that a shift of just half a million votes would have handed TR the victory. In 1992 ...

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  2. A Five-Point Plan for SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The American Prospect

    ... race, Democratic candidate Woodrow Wilson (the eventually winner) and Progressive Party candidate Theodore Roosevelt co-opted many of Debs's ideas. Congress eventually adopted some of the planks of the Socialist Party's 1912 platform , including the ...

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  3. Stop Trump? Here's why a third-party effort will probably fizzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... races and, especially, the GOP's efforts to retain control of the Senate. No. The most successful was Theodore Roosevelt. The former president won 27% of the vote and 88 electoral votes in his 1912 political comeback attempt. His showing was good ...

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  4. Here's how the reputations of US presidents keep changingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Raw Story

    ... It would also seem that Harry Truman (Number 5 in 2009), may switch places in the next poll with Theodore Roosevelt (Number 4 in 2009) moving above him. The image of Truman dealing with major crises, on a similar scale with the top three Presidents, ...

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  5. History Lesson: Teddy Roosevelt, Americaa s New Founding FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Glenn Beck

    ... need to teach American history prior to 1900?" Glenn asked. "Because America as we know it starts with Theodore Roosevelt. The new founding father is Theodore Roosevelt. It's not George Washington," Glenn said. How do we ensure future generations ...

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  6. Feehery: A party dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | The Hill

    In 1912, when Theodore Roosevelt bolted the Republican Party in opposition to incumbent William Howard Taft and ran as a third-party candidate, it put Nicholas Longworth in a very tough position. John Boehner Feehery: A party divided Press: Never Trump, not ever 'Church lady' welcomes 'Ted Cruz' as 'Satan' on 'SNL' MORE , Longworth was a Republican Party stalwart and a member of Congress who hailed from Cincinnati.

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  7. 100 years ago in Spokane: Fresh off Rose Bowl victory, Washington...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    It was filmed in Los Angeles over the Christmas holidays when the Washington State team defeated Brown in the Rose Bowl. From the election beat: A club of Spokane's German-American Republican voters pledged to favor any Republican candidate except Theodore Roosevelt, who wanted to intervene against Germany in the European war.

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  8. Why are there only two parties in American politics?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Washington Post

    ... placed either first or second in U.S. presidential elections, except for one. In that election, in 1912, Theodore Roosevelt, a popular former Republican president, ran as a "third-party" candidate, and he came in second place, losing to Woodrow ...

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  9. Column: Yes, Indiana has had its share of vice presidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Daily Journal

    ... headed by Charles Evans Hughes. (Fairbanks already had served from 1905 to 1909 as vice president under Theodore Roosevelt.) Marshall was the only vice president born in Indiana until 1988 when Dan Quayle was elected as running mate to George H.W. ...

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  10. Area history, April 15, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    In 1916: The official canvass of Tuesday's primary vote in Champaign County is complete, and Republicans gave favorite son Lawrence Yates Sherman 1,137 votes to 72 for Theodore Roosevelt. Democrats gave Woodrow Wilson 881 votes to one for Bryan.

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  11. We need a new trust-busting movement in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... a running debate between Woodrow Wilson, campaigning on a platform of breaking up the trusts, and Theodore Roosevelt, who campaigned on a platform of tightly regulating their pricing practices. We need such a discussion and such a movement today. ...

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  12. Commemorative Coins Struck at West Point MintRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | Hudson Valley Press

    ... of these resources. The Designs Obverses The gold obverse (heads side) design features John Muir and Theodore Roosevelt with Yosemite National Park's Half Dome in the background. Inscriptions are "LIBERTY," "2016" and "IN GOD WE TRUST." The silver ...

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  13. American politics is populated by beastly metaphorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... all it took for the elephant to become associated with Republicans. Stuffed bears were popular before Theodore Roosevelt, our 26th and youngest president, came along, but no one called them teddy bears. Not until November 1902, when the president ...

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  14. Commemorative Coins Struck at West Point MintRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | Hudson Valley Press

    ... of these resources. The Designs Obverses The gold obverse (heads side) design features John Muir and Theodore Roosevelt with Yosemite National Park's Half Dome in the background. Inscriptions are "LIBERTY," "2016" and "IN GOD WE TRUST." The silver ...

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  15. Election by Numbers: The Ghost of Woodrow WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | WKRC-AM Cincinnati

    ... be able to siphon off a lot if it's close . . . and enough to spoil the election and actually play the Theodore Roosevelt of 1912 - which ended in Woodrow Wilson," Glenn said. "The difference this time is there are now laws in place. . . . If you ...

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  16. Progressive Era vice presidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... smelled opportunity with Vice President Hobart's death. They could not control Governor and war hero Theodore Roosevelt. Party bosses hoped to kill Roosevelt's political career by exiling him to the vice presidency. Roosevelt recognized their ...

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  17. Nearly every president kept a pet in the White House a " here's a look at all of Ameri...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | The Star

    ... have shared their quarters with an impressive menagerie of animals, from snakes to ponies to sheep. Theodore Roosevelt: Hyacinth macaw named "Eli Yale" (owl, 6 dogs, 2 cats, snake, 2 kangaroos, one-legged rooster, rabbit, flying squirrel, 5 guinea ...

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  18. Nearly every president kept a pet in the White House a " here's a look at all of America's first petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... have shared their quarters with an impressive menagerie of animals, from snakes to ponies to sheep. Theodore Roosevelt: Hyacinth macaw named "Eli Yale" (owl, 6 dogs, 2 cats, snake, 2 kangaroos, one-legged rooster, rabbit, flying squirrel, 5 guinea ...

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  19. Obama's symbolic visit to Cuba is the exception. What's the real...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Washington Post

    ... U.S. presidents and secretaries simply did not travel, even to Canada, Latin America or the Caribbean. Theodore Roosevelt made only one overseas visit: To Panama, to inspect the building of the canal. Of course, secretaries of state have always ...

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  20. "He is already a winner": Why Paul Krugman's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Salon

    ... to contact Michael Wolraich, the journalist and author whose celebrated 2014 book, " Unreasonable Men: Theodore Roosevelt and the Republican Rebels Who Created Progressive Politics ," offers those with a passion for history a new way to understand ...

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