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Whig Party

The two-party system, undreamt of by the founders of the Republic, has been one of its basic shaping forces ever since their time

Senator Douglas’ act is verified, at last, by first-hand testimony

Without doubt they were Washington, who walked carefully within the Constitution, and Lincoln, who stretched it as far as he dared

The political convention was devised to meet an unforeseen need, and now and then it has an unexpected result

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