Our real first gay president
I have gone a wooing to several gentlemen, but have not succeeded with any one of them ... examples by thinking they apply only to facial hair, consider that Lincoln was also our last president who was not a member of a Christian denomination when taking ...
The forgotten man who almost became president after Lincoln
If Atzerodt or another assailant had succeeded, Senator Foster would have been acting president until March 4, 1866. And if Foster wasn’t available, Speaker of the House Schuyler Colfax would have been next, and last, in line to succeed Lincoln and Johnson.
BOOKS OF THE TIMES; Republican Evolution, From Lincoln to Reagan
When he ran for president in 1860 as a Republican ... By winning the war and re-election, Lincoln succeeded in transforming the Republican Party from an anti-slavery soapbox into the dominant political organization in America. The historian Lewis L.
Lincoln was a president, not a hot dog
Over a century later, another president, Gerald Ford, who succeeded into office after the disgrace and resignation of Richard M. Nixon, was graceful enough to declare in 1974: “I’m a Ford, not a Lincoln.” Abraham Lincoln, a serious and elegiac man ...
Lincoln Financial Network's Bill Seawell to Retire
Seawell will be succeeded by Stafford Moser, vice president, head of GA, and Tom Eusebio, vice president, head of ABGA. “Throughout his tenure at Lincoln, Bill Seawell has been an outstanding friend, colleague, and inspirational leader,” said David ...