A millionaire businessman becomes President in this first try at an elected office. That’s one of 10 fascinating facts about Herbert Hoover, one of the most-interesting occupants of the White House.
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Lyle Denniston looks at criticism over the selection process for the Fox News and CNN GOP debates and their selective inclusion of debate participants.
A good point or a bad moment can make or break a campaign in a presidential debate. Here’s a look back at some big debate moments on the eve of Thursday’s GOP primary debate in Cleveland.
The mother of all political campaign debates was the battle between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas, and by today’s standards, our modern debaters would be challenged to fit the 1858 format.
Today marks the anniversary of the passing of Andrew Johnson, perhaps the most-criticized president in American history. But was Johnson really that bad a president, or just the target of some second-guessing historians?