In his announcement of his candidacy in 1836 he promised to vote for Hugh L.
No greater impetus than this could have been given to Van Buren's candidacy for the vice-presidency.
He disclaimed any intention to invade, subjugate or oppress 1 Without Lincoln's knowledge or consent, the managers of his candidacy before the convention bargained for Cameron's votes by promising to Cameron a place in Lincoln's cabinet, should Lincoln be elected.
McClellan, while accepting his candidacy, repudiated the platform, like a soldier and patriot.
One of the things that commended his candidacy to certain cardinals was his physical vigour, which seemed to promise a long pontificate.
In March 1920 Carranza's attempts to control Sonora against Obregon's candidacy, and the arrest of the latter charged with rebellion, led him, on escaping from Mexico City, to raise a revolt which began in Sonora under the Plan of Agua Prieta on April 9.
His long term of service in the House, his leadership of his party on its floor, his candidacy for the speakership, and his recent election to the United States Senate, marked him out as the available man.
The forged "Morey letter," in which he was made to appear as opposed to the exclusion of the Chinese, was widely circulated and injured his candidacy in the West.
He refused to use his full influence in favour of the candidacy of Charles of Valois, brother of Philip IV., lest France became too powerful; and recognized Henry of Luxemburg, whom his representatives crowned emperor at the Lateran in 1312.
Mr Roosevelt was severely criticized by many "independent Republicans" for having supported the presidential candidacy of James G.