The Election of 1948

The Election of 1948 - Thurmond of SC…states rights’ parties tickets Liberal Democrats form a new Progressive Party and nominate former VP

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The Election of 1948: The Democrats Split Republicans excited and nominated Thomas E. Dewey  again…. .they were calling Truman high-tax Harry…. Democrats nominated Truman but….southern Democrats were  not happy with the present president. .they didn’t like all the things  he was doing…they disagreed with: civil rights- he integrated the  army Southern Democrats (Dixiecrats) nominate Gov. J Strom 
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Unformatted text preview: Thurmond of SC…states rights’ parties tickets Liberal Democrats form a new Progressive Party and nominate former VP Henry A. Wallace…. .they are turning against Truman’s policy of Containment…. . Results- 303-189-39 for Truman. . Truman’s “Fair Deal”…raise minimum wage, public housing, more people to social security,...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.

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