SOURCE: The New Yorker
by Thomas Mallon
He ran for President as a business mogul with no political experience, but his similarities with Donald Trump end there.
SOURCE: The Washington Post
by George F. Will
It was the establishment that installed Willkie and it was over the objections of conservatives.
SOURCE: Bruce W. Dearstyne
What Trump could learn by studying history.
by Ronald L. Feinman
What would have happened if Wendell Willkie was elected in 1940.
by Michael Beschloss
Only once in American history has a major political party granted its prize to someone whose principal qualification was to have served as a corporate chief executive.
by Lewis L. Gould
The crowds in the galleries chanted “We want Willkie,” and the delegates yielded to what seemed an irresistible tide.
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