• President Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin attended Harvard, and then later he went to Columbia Law School but he did not graduate. Even though he did not graduate from Columbia Law School, he obtained enough knowledge to pass the New York Bar Exam. While in school at Harvard in 1902, he met his wife Eleanor Roosevelt, who was his fifth...
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  • Research Paper
    working even harder. After he graduated magma cum laude in 1880 he began to go to Columbia Law school and got married to Alice HathawayLee of Massachusetts.Roosevelt didn't stay long at Law school instead he wanted to join the New York State Assembley as a representative from New York City the...
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  • Colin Powell
    Jamaican immigrants who stressed the importance of education and personal achievement. Powell grew up in the South Bronx, where he graduated from high school without having formed any definite ambition or direction in life. He entered the City College of New York to study geology and it was there, by his...
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  • The President
    ------------------------------------------------- Benigno Aquino III ------------------------------------------------- 2010 presidential campaign Main article: Philippine presidential election, 2010 See also: Benigno Aquino III presidential campaign, 2010 Aquino being proclaimed as thePresident-elect of the Philippines by Senate President Juan...
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  • Apush Chapter 25
    environmentally and economically irresponsible Experience -Education: Groton, Harvard, Columbia Law dropout (because he passed the BAR exam) -Assistant Secretary of the Navy in WW1 (1913-1920) -1920 VP candidate under James Cox -1921-28 out of politics (polio) -1924&1928 campaigns for Al Smith ...
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  • Campaign Report, Kristern Gillibrand
    President Barak Obama as Secretary of State. Before she was elected by Governor David Patterson to replace Senator Clinton, she served two terms in the United States House of Representatives from New York’s 20th district. In 2010, she was required to run in a special election. She won by an abundant margin...
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  • Chapter 38 vOCAB
    delivered his famous and touching “Checkers Speech.” In it, he denied wrongdoing and spoke of his family and specifically, his daughter’s cute little cocker spaniel, Checkers. He was forgiven in the public arena and stayed on as V.P. 3. The “Checkers speech” showed the awesome power of television,...
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  • Cgusi Pa
    THE AVATAR OF CORRUPTION - Privilege Speech on 18 January 2010 by Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago on Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 10:49am [pic] Mr. President, distinguished colleagues:  An avatar is an embodiment of an idea, as in, Ronaldo Puno is the avatar of corruption and electoral fraud...
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  • HULK HULK
    (1897–1901). Quezón was the first Senate president elected to the presidency, the first president elected through a national election and the first incumbent to secure re-election (for a partial second term, later extended, due to amendments to the 1935 Constitution). He is known as the "Father of the...
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  • Election of 1948
    ElThe election of 1948 was a compelling and exciting contest, and many people call it the biggest upset in election history. There were four canidates that ran in the election of 1948, Harry S. Truman, Thomas E. Dewey, J. Strom Thurmond, and Henry A. Wallace. Although there were four canidates that ran...
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  • Mdn Chapter 40 Notes
    Chapter 40 - The Eisenhower Era 1952 – 1960 1. The Advent of Eisenhower 1. Election of 1952: Democrats not favored- had not succeeded in Korea, Truman had retired McArthur, war had caused inflation, and there were accusations of scandal amongst communist-hunters 2. Democrats chose Adlai...
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  • Pgma
    office June 30, 1998 – January 20, 2001 | President | Joseph Estrada | Preceded by | Joseph Estrada | Succeeded by | Teofisto Guingona | Secretary of National Defense | In office November 30, 2006 – February 1, 2007 | President | Herself | Preceded by | Angelo T. Reyes | Succeeded by...
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  • Gerald R. Ford
    where he served as assistant coach while earning his law degree. During World War II he attained the rank of lieutenant commander in the Navy. After the war he returned to Grand Rapids, where he began the practice of law, and entered Republican politics. A few weeks before his election to Congress in 1948...
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  • Teddy Roosevelt
    entirely unheeded. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa (22nd of 177) from Harvard in 1880, and entered Columbia Law School. When offered a chance to run for New York Assemblyman in 1881, he dropped out of law school to pursue his new goal of entering public life, and ran a successful campaign to become State Representative...
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  • President
    law, and order during the Philippine crisis of the 1950s and the Hukbalahap rebellion, he was the first Philippine president from the landless lower middle class, the petit bourgeois stratum of society. Ramon Magsaysay was born in Iba, Zambales, on Aug. 31, 1907, to Exequiel Magsaysay, a blacksmith, and...
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  • Ferdinand Marcos
    lifted Martial Law. He was again re-elected for a term of six years but only served from 1981 to 1986 due to a snap presidential election. He was proclaimed winner of the elections by the National Assembly in 1986, but was deposed from office through a peaceful people's revolt, now popularly called the 1986...
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  • Presidents
    | |He took up his secondary course at the Letran de Manila where he finished only three years of high school. His favorite subject | |was geography. He did not finish the secondary course education. ...
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  • Philippine Presidents
    were the letters Z.Ll.B. Suspended from the neck of the Kawal was a green ribbon with a medal at the end, with the ancient Tagalog letter K in the middle of the medal. Beneath the K was a crossed sword and a flag. Their password was "GomBurZa". * BAYANI: wore RED MASK and sash with green borders...
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  • Mga Presidente Ng Pilipinas
    and voluntary contributions were solicited. Customs duties were established. A national loan was launched. Education initiative Aguinaldo ordered schools open. Elementary education was made compulsory and free. The Filipino educator Enrique Mendiola founded the "Instituto de Burgos" and were appointed...
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    the 1930s. He also led the nation through most of its participation in the global struggle of World War II. Roosevelt attended a high-class high school and later graduated from Harvard in 1903. He quickly gained recognition by his leadership of upstate New York Democrats in a fight against Tammany...
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