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Primary Election Political Parties Election Day Voting Election of the President Candidates National Conventions National Conventions - An Inside View Candidates at the Convention The Campaign Polling Places The Electoral College The Electoral Map The Inauguration

 
Candidates at the Convention

Democracy: Cartoon Nation
by Liam O'Donnell, Patricia Storms (Illustrator), Michael Bailey

Proceedings of the Democratic National Convention Held at Baltimore, June 15, 1852, for the Nomination of Candidates for President and Vice President of the United States.
by Unknown author

Proceedings Of The Democratic National Convention, Held At Baltimore, June 1-5, 1852, For The Nomination Of Candidates for President and Vice President (1852)
by Democratic National Committee

Albert W. Gilchrist of Punta Gorda, Fla.,: Candidate for Delegate-At-Large to the Democratic National Convention, 1924 : Platform
by Albert Waller Gilchrist

Acceptance Address of the President of the United States, Dwight D. Eisenhower: At the Republican National Convention, Cow Palace, San Francisco, California, August 23, 1956
by Dwight D Eisenhower

The Lives of Hon. Horatio Seymour and Gen. Francis P. Blair, Jr., Democratic Candidates for President and Vice-President of the United States: Containing ... convened at Tammany Hall, N.Y., July 4, 1868
by Edward Sylvester Ellis

Democratic National Convention : Obama's Mile-High Moment
by Denver Post

The Undecided Voter's Guide to the Next President: Who the Candidates Are, Where They Come from, and How You Can Choose
by Mark Halperin

The Candidate
by Tracey Richardson

Hail to the Candidate: Presidential Campaigns from Banners to Broadcasts
by Keith E. Melder

Bush's Presidential Election 2000: Candidates, Conventions, Campaigns and Comments
by Ph.D., Robert R. Morman

National Party Conventions 1831-1996 (1997 Edition)
by CQ Press

Our Political Drama, Conventions, Campaigns, Candidates
by Joseph Bucklin Bishop

An Address Accepting the Republican Convention's Nomination as Candidate for the Presidency of the United States, July 28, 1960
by Richard M. Nixon

The Nominating of a President: The Three Nominations of Ronald Reagan as Republican Candidate for the Presidency
by Paul Laxalt

National Party Conventions 1831-1992

The Politics of National Party Conventions
by Paul T. David, Ralph M. Goldman, Richard C. Bain, and Kathleen Sproul

OUR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES AND POLITICAL COMPENDIUM. Also Containing Lives of the Candidates for Vice-President--the Proceedings of the Three National Conventions--the Three Platforms and the Three Letters of Acceptance.

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The first national convention of the Democratic Party began in Baltimore on May 21, 1832. In that year the infamous 2/3 rule was created, requiring a 2/3 majority to nominate a candidate, in order to show the party's unanimous support of Martin Van Buren for vice president.

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