The United States presidential election of 1948 was the 41st quadrennial
presidential election, .... The sole issue of the debate concerned whether to
outlaw the Communist Party of the United States...
The Campaign and Election of 1948: ... On domestic issues, Dewey was a
moderate critic of the New Deal, which he disliked more for its means than its
Results of the presidential election of 1948, won by with electoral votes. ...
Truman won Tennessee; however one Elector cast a vote for Thurmond; Issues
of the ...
Facing such controversial issues as the desegregation of the armed forces, ...
Along about 10 o'clock, I had a telegram which said that the election was over,
Learn more about the election of 1948 in the Boundless open textbook. ... by
name, criticized Dewey's refusal to address specific issues, and scornfully
The role of Election of 1948: Dewey Does (not) Defeat Truman in the history of
the ... hoping to assure victory by avoiding discussion of troublesome issues.
One of the most famous failures of political polling occurred in the 1948
presidential election between Harry Truman (the democratic incumbent) and
Nov 1, 2013 ... On November 3, 1948, the day after the U.S. presidential election, the ... Truman's
political reputation was damaged when issues such as rising ...
Harry Truman entered the 1948 presidential campaign an almost certain loser.
As America ... The Democratic party had problems of its own. Henry Wallace ...
Dewey seemed capable of losing the election only by shooting himself in the foot.
Members of this States' Rights party thus hoped to obtain political bargaining
power on civil rights issues if the election was thrown into the lower house. [