Presidency of Woodrow Wilson begins

Presidency of Woodrow Wilson begins

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Wilson, a Democrat, took office as the 28th United States president after winning the presidential election, gaining a large majority in the Electoral College and a 42 percent plurality of the popular vote in a four–candidate field. Four years later, Wilson defeated Republican Charles Evans Hughes by a fairly a narrow margin.

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