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20 Of the Greatest Moments In the
History Of the Republican Party

Townhall, by John Hawkins

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Posted By:lcl4, 2/26/2013 2:59:55 PM

After focusing on 20 Of The Most Embarrassing Moments In The History Of The Democrat Party last week, it seems appropriate to point out some of the greatest moments of the Republican Party. 1) Emancipation Proclamation (1863): The first Republican President, Abraham Lincoln, issued an order freeing all slaves in the confederacy. 2) End of the Civil War (1865): Abe Lincoln guides the north to victory in the Civil War and reunites the nation. 3) Women's right to vote (1872): Republicans Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton write the text of the 19th Amendment, which is introduced by Republican Senator Aaron A. Sargent of California. The Amendment was finally ratified in 1920. 4) Victory in the Spanish American War (1898): Republican William McKinley achieves victory in the Spanish American War and forces Spain to give up its claim on Cuba.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Japanorama, 2/26/2013 3:21:22 PM     (No. 9197546)

One of the founders of the Republican Party was Henry Jarvis Raymond, the founder of the New York Times.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 2/26/2013 3:21:56 PM     (No. 9197548)

They left off when Boehner cried at being made Speaker. And when Romney agreed that Obambi´s foreign policy was dead on. And when Bush uttered his oath in stone, Read my lips, and Nixon said, I announce my resignation as President of the United States effective…
We might as well be known as the Party of the Cheese eating surrender monkeys.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 2/26/2013 6:07:08 PM     (No. 9197811)

The trolls are out tonight.

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