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Iowa Caucus: What is a Caucus?

American Politics

2020 Iowa Caucuses

Trump Presidency Timeline: The Presidential Transition

Donald Trump's Victory Speech 2016

Hillary Clinton's Concession Speech 2016

President Harry S Truman Political Biography

Joe Biden Political Biography

Rob McKenna Political Biography

Senator Scott Brown Political Biography

George McGovern Politial Biography

Mitt Romney Political Biography

Rick Santorum Political Biography

Michele Bachmann Political Biography

President Obama's State of the Union Speech January 25, 2011

California Governor Jerry Brown

Speaker of the House John Boehner

Washington State Senate Election 2010

Representative Dennis Kucinich of Ohio

2010 Political and Government News

The 2010 Congressional Elections

2010 Massachusetts Special Senate Election-January 19, 2010

Political News Blog

Connecticut Senate Election 2010

Bio page on Rep. Eric Cantor

California Governor's Race 2010

Joseph "Joe" Wilson (b. July 31, 1947)-South Carolina Republican who heckled President Obama during a speech to Congress on Sept. 9, 2009

South Carolina's 2nd Congressional District--Home of Rep. Joe Wilson, the "Obama Heckler"

President Obama's Statement on the passing of Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Biography of New Alaska Governor Sean Parnell

President Obama's speech to the Muslim World at Cairo University, Cairo Egypt (June 4, 2009)

Obama Stem Cell Policy

Filling Biden's Senate Seat---

President-Elect Barack Obama Bio-

Rahm Emanuel Bio--Obama's new Chief of Staff

2008 Presidential Race-

Mortgage Crisis and Bailout-

Ron Howard's Video Endorsement of Barack Obama--Opie, Sheriff Taylor, and The Fonz endorse Obama in this nostalgic-feeling video.

The U.S. Federal Government

Ohio 10th Congressional Race (2008)


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2008 Florida Presidential Primary

Iowa Presidential Caucuses: A History 1972-Present

2008 Iowa Caucuses

1972 Iowa Caucuses

2008 Presidential Candidates--Biographical and political information and analysis of the Presidential candidates for the 2008 election.

2008 Election Campaign Controversies, Events, and Issues

Social and Political Issues

American Political Parties

American Historical and Political Documents

Congressman Dave Reichert (R-WA-8th)--Republican Congressman representing the 8th District of Washington State. This former Sheriff first gained reknown as a key law-enforcement figure in the infamous "Green River Killer" case.

Candidate Darcy Burner (D-WA-8th)--Democrat who ran against Dave Reichert in 2006, and who is challenging him again in 2008

Candidate Speeches and Documents

Barack Obama's Victory Speech, Nov. 4, 2008--President-Elect Obama's Victory Speech in Grant Park, Chicago the night of his election.

John McCain's Concession Speech, Nov. 4, 2008--John McCain's gracious speech congratulating Senator Barack Obama on his victory.

Obama Berlin Speech (text and video)--July 24, 2008

McCain NAACP Speech --July 16, 2008

Hillary Clinton's Concession Speech (text and video) --June 7, 2008

John Edwards' Concession (text and video) Speech--Jan. 30, 2008

American Historical and Political Documents

Political Biofiles -Biography pages of American politicians and officeholders.

Presidents of the United States--A listing of American Presidents, with links to biographical information.--New

President Gerald R. Ford--the 38th President of the United States--*Updated*

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Barack Obama

Dennis Kucinich

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA)

Congressman Dave Reichert (R-WA-8th)--Incumbent Republican Candidate for the 8th District Congressional seat in Washington State

Patti Solis Doyle--Former campaign manager for Hillary Clinton who now works for Barack Obama's campaign.--New

Former-House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-TX-22nd)

Congressional Candidate Darcy Burner (D-WA-8th)--Democratic Candidate for the 8th District Congressional seat in Washington State

Congressional Candidate Alex Alben (D-WA-8th)

Congressional Candidate Dave Ross (D-WA-8th)

County Councilman Shawn Bunney (R-1st District)

Maria Shriver--Former award-winning television journalist, best-selling author, current First Lady of California, niece to President John F. Kennedy, and daughter of Vice-Presidential candidate Sargent Shriver.

L. Paul Bremer--American diplomat who served as head of the head of the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq from 2003 to 2004.

Thomas Nast-American political cartoonist.

Lorenzo de Zavala--First Vice-President of the Republic of Texas.

William Howard Taft-President of the United States and later Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.

John D. Negroponte--American diplomat chosen to serve as the first National Intelligence Director.

Dr. Benjamin Rush-- Signer of the Declaration of Independence, member of the Constitutional Convention, noted physician and ardent supporter for the abolition of slavery.

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