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Public Resource: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: U.S. Senator Richard Russell in 1952

Public Resource: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: U.S. Senator Richard Russell in 1952 Senator Richard Russell, was one of the leading Dixiecrats in Congress for almost forty-years. He was the Chairman of Southern Caucus in Congress and led the opposition to … Continue reading

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CBS News: The Longines Chronoscope- U.S. Representative John F. Kennedy in 1952

John F. Kennedy, at this point was Representative John F. Kennedy who was completing his third and last term in the House of Representatives. And was running for Senate against a moderate-conservative Republican Senator Henry Cabot Lodge. Jack Kennedy, was … Continue reading

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Public Resource: Longines Chronoscope- Senator Joseph McCarthy, 1952

Source: Public Resource: Longines Chronoscope- Senator Joseph McCarthy This is 1952, so the Democrat Party still controls Congress both the House and Senate, as well as the White House with President Harry Truman. Republicans won a clean sweep in 1952 and … Continue reading

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The Book Archive: Video: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: Senator Prescott Bush in 1953

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Senator Prescott Bush who of course is the father of George H.W. Bush and the grandfather of George H.W. Bush’s children, was what we would call a Northeastern Republican … Continue reading

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Public Resource-Longines Chronoscope: Dr. Norman Thomas From 1952- Democratic Socialist Foreign Policy

This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeStates Plus What I respect about Norman Thomas even though he was a Socialist and we probably agree on almost nothing as it relates to economic policy, is that he was a real … Continue reading

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Public Resource: Video: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: Former Progressive Presidential Candidate Henry Wallace: From 1952

Public Resource: Video: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: Former Progressive Presidential Candidate Henry Wallace: From 1952 Henry Wallace, ran for President in 1948, when the United States essentially had four major presidential contenders. Democratic President Harry Truman, Republican Governor Tom Dewey, … Continue reading

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CBS’s Longines Chronoscope With U.S. Senator. Everett M. Dirksen From 1952

Source: Public Resource: CBS’s Longines Chronoscope With U.S. Senator. Everett M. Dirksen From 1952 Members of Congress in both parties are always looking to weaken executive power. Especially since president’s are always looking to increase executive power. Which is what … Continue reading

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