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What US Supreme Court justice also ran for US President?

Charles Evans Hughes, who was an Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court from 1910-1916, resigned from the Court on June 10, 1916, in order to become the Republican candidat (MORE)
In Grammar

Is ran a verb?

Yes, ran, the past tense of run, is an action, therefore it is a  verb.   A verb is a word that describes an action (run, walk, etc), a state of being  (exist, stand, et (MORE)

What candidates ran for president and lost then ran again and won?

Nixon Thomas Jefferson lost in 1796 and won in 1800 and 1804. Andrew Jackson lost in 1824 and won in 1828 and 1832. William Henry Harrison lost in 1836 and won in 1840. Gr (MORE)

Who ran for president in 1904 to 1912?

Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) became President after the assassination of President McKinley in 1901. He successfully ran for re-election in 1904. In 1912, unable to gain the (MORE)

How is democracy ran?

Democracy is a government that's run by the people of the country, the people of the democratic vote in elections to choose the representative of their country.
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What president ran while incarcerated?

  None, but Eugene V Debs ran in 1920 as the Socialist candidate for President, while serving a prison term for opposing the Draft in WW1.
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Who ran for president in 1828?

Andrew Jackson and John Quincy Adams, the incumbent President were  the candidates in 1828. It was the first election for Jackson's  Democratic Party which was formed after (MORE)

Who ran against Dewey for president?

Harry Truman defeated Dewey in 1948. See attached link for the  story behind the famous headline "Dewey Defeats Truman."    Dewey also came in second to Franklin D. Ro (MORE)
In Grammar

Is ran a pronoun?

Ran is not a pronoun. It's the past tense of the verb to run.     A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun in a sentence,  for example:   George ran t (MORE)