Read about the 1956 US Presidential Election in which Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican) defeated Adlai Stevenson (Democrat) in a re-match of the 1952 contest.


1956 vs 1964 – a remarkable turnaround in US political fortunes and geography

When a political party gets walloped in an election, it clings on in the areas of its bedrock support. That happened in both the 1956 and 1964 US Presidential elections. … Read the full post »