80th United States Congress
The Eightieth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representative...
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1947 in the United States
Events from the year 1947 in the United States.
1948 in the United States
Events from the year 1948 in the United States.
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1949 in the United States
Events from the year 1949 in the United States.
1949 in the United States - Wikipedia
List of United States federal legislation, 1901-2001
This is a chronological, but incomplete, list of United States federal legislation passed by the 57th through 106th United States Congresses, between 1901 and 2001. For the main article on this subjec...
List of special elections to the United States Senate
This is an incomplete list of special elections to the United States Senate. Such elections fill the vacancies that occur when a member of the Senate dies or resigns before the biennial general electi...
List of special elections to the United States Senate - Wikipedia
List of special elections to the United States House of Representatives
This is a list of special elections to the United States House of Representatives. Such elections are called by state governors to fill the vacancies that occur when a member of the House of Represent...
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United States House of Representatives elections, 1946
Elections to the United States House of Representatives for the 80th United States Congress took place in 1946. These midterm elections occurred 19 months after President Harry S. Truman assumed offic...
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United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1946
The United States Senate election of 1946 in Massachusetts was held on November 5, 1946. Republican Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. defeated incumbent David I. Walsh.
United States Senate election in Massachusetts, 1946 - Wikipedia
Turnip Day Session
The Turnip Day Session (or the "Turnip Day" session) was a special session of Congress called on July 26, 1948, "Turnip Day" according to Missouri folklore, by United States President Harry Truman.Wit...
United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1946
The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1946 was an election for California's delegation to the United States House of Representatives, which occurred as part of the genera...
United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1946 - Wikipedia
United States Senate election in Idaho, 1946
The United States Senate elections of 1946 were in the middle of Democratic President Harry Truman's first term.The Republicans took control of the Senate by picking up twelve seats, mostly from the D...
United States Senate election in Idaho, 1946 - Wikipedia
Agricultural Act of 1948
The Agricultural Act of 1948 (Pub.L. 80-897, 62 Stat. 1247) was enacted by the United States Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman on July 3, 1948. The legislation revised and auth...
United States House of Representatives elections in South Carolina, 1948
The 1948 South Carolina United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 2, 1948 to select six Representatives for two-year terms from the state of South Carolina. Four incumben...
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United States House of Representatives elections, 1948
The U.S. House election, 1948 was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1948 which coincided with President Harry S. Truman's reelection. Truman had campaigned against a 'do-no...
United States House of Representatives elections, 1948 - Wikipedia
United States Senate election in Connecticut, 1946
The United States Senate election of 1946 in Connecticut was held on November 5, 1946. Republican Party (US) candidate Raymond E. Baldwin defeated the democrats who were holding the office. He resighn...
United States Senate election in Connecticut, 1946 - Wikipedia
Presidential Succession Act
The Presidential Succession Act establishes the line of succession to the powers and duties of the office of President of the United States in the event that neither a President nor Vice President is ...
Displaced Persons Act
The Displaced Persons Act of 1948 (Pub.L. 80–774) authorized for a limited period of time the admission into the United States of certain European displaced persons for permanent residence, and for ot...
United States Senate election in South Carolina, 1948
The 1948 South Carolina United States Senate election was held on November 2, 1948 to select the U.S. Senator from the state of South Carolina. Incumbent Democratic Senator Burnet R. Maybank won the ...
United States Senate election in South Carolina, 1948 - Wikipedia
California's 12th congressional district election, 1946
An election for a seat in the United States House of Representatives took place in California's 12th congressional district on November 5, 1946, the date set by law for the elections for the 80th Unit...
California's 12th congressional district election, 1946 - Wikipedia
United States House of Representatives elections in South Carolina, 1946
The 1946 South Carolina United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 5, 1946 to select six Representatives for two-year terms from the state of South Carolina. Five incumben...
United States House of Representatives elections in South Carolina, 1946 - Wikipedia
United States Senate elections, 1946
The United States Senate elections of 1946 were in the middle of Democratic President Harry Truman's first term.The Republicans took control of the Senate by picking up twelve seats, mostly from the D...
United States Senate elections, 1946 - Wikipedia
Truman Doctrine
The Truman Doctrine of containment was a United States policy to stop Soviet expansion during the Cold War. United States President Harry S. Truman pledged to contain communism in Europe and elsewhere...
Special elections to the United States House of Representatives
This is a list of special elections to the United States House of Representatives. Such elections are called by state governors to fill the vacancies that occur when a member of the House of Represent...
Special elections to the United States House of Representatives - Wikipedia
Closed shop
A pre-entry closed shop is a form of union security agreement under which the employer agrees to hire union members only, and employees must remain members of the union at all times in order to remain...
War Claims Act of 1948
The War Claims Act of 1948, or Public Law 80-896 (62 Stat. 1240; 50 U.S.C.) is a United States federal law passed by the 80th United States Congress on July 3, 1948. It created the War Claims Commiss...
United States Senate election in Pennsylvania, 1946
The 1946 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania was held on November 5, 1946. Incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Joseph F. Guffey sought re-election to another term, but was defeated by Republic...
United States Senate election in Pennsylvania, 1946 - Wikipedia
United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1948
The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1948 was an election for California's delegation to the United States House of Representatives, which occurred as part of the genera...
United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1948 - Wikipedia
Clean Water Act
The Clean Water Act (CWA) is the primary federal law in the United States governing water pollution. Passed in 1972, the objective of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, commonly referred to as ...