Theodore Roosevelt and the 1912 Presidential Election

Panelists talked about Theodore Roosevelt’s failed run for the Presidency in 1912 as a third party candidate from the Progressive… read more

Panelists talked about Theodore Roosevelt’s failed run for the Presidency in 1912 as a third party candidate from the Progressive Party. He had been the 26th President from 1901 through 1909, but chose not to seek another term. Initially he supported his successor, William Howard Taft. But after several policy disagreements, Roosevelt ran against Taft as a third party candidate from the Progressive or Bull Moose Party. close

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Public Affairs Event
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Dec 23, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 30, 2012

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  • Dec 23, 2012 | 9:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
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