The Western Herald Coverage of U.S. Presidents 1916-2008

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  • Woodrow Wilson 1916

    Woodrow Wilson 1916
    The first year the Herald ran, Woodrow Wilson was running for office.
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  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Third Term

    Franklin D. Roosevelt Third Term
    Franklin D. Roosevelt wins a third term in historic presidential run despite his opponent, Wendell Willkie, winning the popular vote.
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  • John F. Kennedy Assassination

    John F. Kennedy Assassination
    The Western Herald covers the tragic death of John F. Kennedy as it includes moving tributes to a "great man" and back the newly elected president, Lyndon B. Johnson.
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  • Richard Nixon and the Vietnam War

    Richard Nixon and the Vietnam War
    As the Vietnam was takes over America, the herald says that Nixon is not to blame for the war and praises his leadership during the war.
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  • Ronald Reagan Crowd in Battle Creek

    Ronald Reagan Crowd in Battle Creek
    Ronald Reagan is greeted by a welcoming crowd of 3,000 in Battle Creek. In his comments, Reagan lashes out at President Jimmy Carter.
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  • Bill Clinton's Landslide Win

    Bill Clinton's Landslide Win
    The Herald covers Bill Clinton's landslide win during his first term and says the "slick media campaign package" is the cause of the win.
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  • Gore's Unwillingness to Accept Defeat Against Bush

    Gore's Unwillingness to Accept Defeat Against Bush
    The Herald covers the surprising results of the 2000 presidential election and Gore's unwilling to accept defeat.
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  • Obama's Win Causes Tears of Joy

    Obama's Win Causes Tears of Joy
    The Herald covers the historic presidential win of Barack Obama and covers the reaction of the public that included tears of joy.
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