Forget 2016, Author Ronald Shafer Says 1840 Was When Campaigns Got Ugly

Forget 2016, Author Ronald Shafer Says 1840 Was When Campaigns Got Ugly

In the book The Carnival Campaign, author Ronald Shafer argues that the unsavory hallmarks of presidential campaigns actually began during the presidential contest of 1840.


Source: NPR Politics
Forget 2016, Author Ronald Shafer Says 1840 Was When Campaigns Got Ugly

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