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William Howard Taft (September 15, 1857 – March 8, 1930) was the 27th President of the United States (1909–1913) and later the tenth Chief Justice of the United States (1921–1930). He is the only person to have served in both of these offices.

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William Howard Taft (1857-1930)
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      News Source: The Christian Science Monitor | 6 days ago
    Sudbury, Mass. / April 17, 2014 The Bully Pulpit , by Pulitzer Prize winner Doris Kearns Goodwin, tells of the close relationship of Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft and of the way that they drew on each other's strengths in their rise to
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      News Source: Denver Post | 1 month ago
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      News Source: Los Angeles Times | 3 months ago
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  • HoCo Connect: Lessons from 100 years ago

      Blog Source: hococonnect.blogspot.com | 3 days ago
    The over 700 page book on the progressive agenda of Theodore Roosevelt and his relationship with William Howard Taft has many parallels to what we are seeing today in our political discourse. A significant part of the book examines the ...
  • Historian Antoinette J. Lee: White House Associations with ...

      Blog Source: blog.whitehousehistory.org | 3 days ago
    Its students included the children of presidents, including Quentin Roosevelt, the youngest son of Theodore Roosevelt, and Charles P. Taft, son of President William Howard Taft. When Charles Taft attended the Force School, his father was ...
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      Blog Source: economistsview.typepad.com | 3 days ago
    After becoming President in 1901, Roosevelt used the Sherman Act against forty-five giant companies, including the giant Northern Securities Company that threatened to dominate transportation in the Northwest. William Howard Taft ...

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