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What's the source of John Adams's quote against the two-party system?

There is nothing I dread So much, as a Division of the Republick into two great Parties, each arranged under its Leader, and concerting Measures in opposition to each other. This, in my humble ...
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What proposals have been made to amend the U.S. Constitution to make it mention God?

This can be answered by looking at the wikipedia article on proposed amendments to the US constitution. There is a specific mention of several attempts to incorporate Christian religious references : ...
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What is the first election where we have the specific numbers of votes and the names of candidates?

not claiming this is the first ever, but setting a milestone Election of Innocent III, January 8th, 1198 After the third council of Lateran in 1179, popes were elected by a colleges of cardinals who ...
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U.S. motto change from "E Pluribus Unum" to "In God We Trust"

H.J.Res.396 - Joint resolution to establish a national motto of the United States, 84th Congress (1955-1956)Introduced Date: 07/21/1955Latest Action: 07/30/1956 Became Public Law No. 84-851 ...
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