John Adams – 2nd President of the United States

 

   John Adams was the second president of the United States from 1797-1801. Prior to his service as President Adams served as Vice President and was a leading advocate of Independence from Britain.  He was an American Founding Father who promoted republicanism as well as a strong central government. He assisted Thomas Jefferson in the writing of the Declaration of Independence and promoted it in Congress. The major accomplishment of his presidency was the peaceful resolution of the Quasi-War conflict with France. John Adams was born October 30, 1795 and…

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John Quincy Adams – 6th President of the US

 

 John Quincy Adams was the sixth President of the United States from 1825-1829. He served as an American Diplomat, Senator and Congressional representative. Adams  was a member of the Federalist,  Democratic-Republican, National-Republican , Anti-Masonic and Whig parties. He was the son of former President John Adams and Abigail Adams. While serving as diplomat Adams played a key role in the negotiation of many international treaties. The Treaty of Ghent was the most notable as it brought an end to the War of 1812. As President Adams focusede on modernizing the…

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Calvin Coolidge – 30th President of the US

 

 Calvin Coolidge ( (July 4, 1872 – January 5, 1933) born John Calvin Coolidge was the 30th President of the United States from 1923-1929. Coolidge is the only President to have been born on Independence Day, July 4th. Coolidge’s early career  began as a Republican Lawyer in Vermont who “worked his way up the ladder” serving in the Vermont House of Representatives,  Vermont  Senate and Governor of Massachusetts.  Coolidge’s actions during the Boston Police Strike earned him the reputation of a “man with decisive action” and his election as the 29th Vice…

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Mitt Romney – U.S. Senator (R-UT)

 

 Bio: Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947) is an American businessman and politician. He was the 70th Governor of Massachusetts from 2003 to 2007 and is a candidate for the 2012 Republican Party presidential nomination. Read more More on Mitt Romney; MittRomney.com Biography at WhoRunsGov.com at The Washington Post Issue positions and quotes at On The Issues Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission Appearances on C-SPAN programs Appearances on Charlie Rose Appearances at the Internet Movie Database Collected news and commentary at The New York Times Collected news and commentary at The Wall Street Journal Collected news and commentary at The Guardian Works by…

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