In the presidential election of 1912 progressive politicians were given what?
given a resounding endorsement
What is the type of presidential primary in which the conventions votes are given to the winner only?
Why has the New Hampshire primary played such an important role in the presidential nomination process?
Democratic Governor Samuel J. Tilden of New York lost the U.S. Presidential Election of 1876 in February 1877. It was the most controversial Presidential election in U.S. history. Although three southern states each had two contradicting sets of election results, one showing Hayes as the winner and the other showing Tilden as the winner, all of the votes from those three states were given to Hayes, which made him the winner by one vote. Gov…
If it wasn't for the progressive era, there would be no accountability on the part of the politicians. The people were given more control because the constitution allocates three tools for the public to use to guard against corrupt government - initiative, recall, and referendum. Income taxes wouldn't have been initiated until probably later and woman wouldn't have been given the right to vote.