June 7, 2020

Veeps2012

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By the mid-fall of 1969, Spiro Agnew’s improbable Vice Presidency was—compared with the duties assigned his predecessors—turning to be very probable...

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On October 28, 1893, shortly after giving the closing address at Chicago’s wildly successful Columbian Exposition, popular five-term Mayor Carter...

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“This is a sad day for Illinois government. Governor Blagejovich has taken us to a truly new low.” That was...