Robert F. Kennedy was one of the seminal figures of the 1960s and led a very public life before he was fatally shot on June 5, 1968, at a Los Angeles hotel.
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On the occasion of President John F. Kennedy’s birthday, here’s a look at one of the most documented figures of the 20th century.
Few things are at the core of our constitutional process like presidential elections. And in some cases, little-known candidates get into the White House race in the most-interesting ways.
Harry Truman went from being a county judge to deciding to use atomic warfare at World War II’s end. Here’s a quick look at 10 facts about Truman’s sudden ascendency to the White House—and the deal with his middle name.
In this commentary, Chris Edelson from American University says the definition of executive powers within the Constitution must be addressed during the 2016 campaign process.