Articles related to elections
Presidential Elections - Electing the President
Take a fascinating look at the way in which Americans choose their presidents through overviews and in depth discussions of Presidential elections.
U.S. Election of 1800 – Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams
A look at the key issues and basic facts about this significant election in American history.
Top 10 Significant Presidential Elections
What presidential elections have been the most significant? Here is a list of the top ten presidential elections in American History.
Presidential Elections of the 19th Century - 19th Century History
The campaigns that elected presidents in the 1800s were not always the quaint affairs we imagine them to be. Some of the campaigns were noteworthy for ...
The Disputed Election of Rutherford B. Hayes in 1876
The presidential election of 1876 was widely believed to have been stolen when a special deal was struck to declare Rutherford B. Hayes the winner.
The Election of 1824 - the Corrupt Bargain - 19th Century History
The election of 1824 involved three major figures in American history, and was decided in the House of Representatives. One man won, one helped him win, ...
Date of the 2016 Election - US Politics on About.com
The 2016 election will be held on a Tuesday as required by Congress. Federal elections for president, U.S House of Representatives and Senate have been ...
Elections, Politics, and Bond Market Returns - Bonds - About.com
Election results can have a meaningful impact on bond market performance. Find out how politics have affected bonds in the past, and what outcome the 2012 ...
What Is a Landslide Election? - US Politics on About.com
Find out what a landslide election is in American politics. See examples of landslide elections in modern congressional and presidential elections. Learn what ...
Presidential Elections - Reading Comprehension
Reading comprehension for ESL learners focusing on presedential elections. Key vocabulary list provided, as well as follow-up comprehension quiz.