What were the beliefs of the Whig Party in the election of 1840?
In the presidential election of 1840, the Whigs essentially had very little in the way of beliefs. As one book (America: A Narrative History, by Tindall and Shi, 5th Ed. p. 480) says, "The Whigs had no platform."
The reason for this is that the Whig...
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