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1844 United States presidential election

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1844 UNITED STATES PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN A NUTSHELL

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1844 United States Presidential Election

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1844 US Presidential Election Result

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James K. Polk 1844: "Young Hickory"

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The 1844 United States presidential election was the 15th presidential election, held from Friday, November 1 to Wednesday, December 4, 1844. Democrat James K. Polk defeated Whig Henry Clay in a close contest turning on the controversial issues of slavery and the annexation of the Republic of Texas.
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