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  • How U.S. presidents have influenced baby names

    Using data from the Social Security Administration, MooseRoots studied the names of each president since 1880 to explore the impact of presidents’ names on nationwide naming trends.

  • Presidents who presided over the most years of war

    A majority of presidents have led the nation through wartime, InsideGov finds.

  • The most common jobs held by presidents

    By Alex Greer The following article is provided by Graphiq and InsideGov With Donald Trump and Ben Carson leading the Republican presidential polls, concerns have surfaced about their lack of political experience. Historically, only three presidents have…

  • The most surprising jobs held by U.S. presidents

    by Alex Greer When Barack Obama assumed office, he joined a long list of presidents who had previously been lawyers. In fact, 25 U.S. presidents have had careers in law—more than any other profession. However,…

  • Top 10 richest U.S. presidents

    WASHINGTON — It can pay to be the president — for some, more than others. While the president doesn’t make a hefty salary compared to other professions — President Barack Obama makes $400,000 a year…

  • War of words, presidential style

    Bill Clinton issued a shot across the bow at as his successor George W. Bush this week.

  • What it takes to be a Nats racing president

    It involves strength, stamina and a 50-lb. foam head. The Washington
    Nationals held tryouts for their racing presidential mascots Saturday.

  • C-SPAN series gives first ladies their time in the spotlight

    The impact the American first ladies had on
    their husbands and nation
    will be explored in a new C-SPAN series, \”First
    Ladies: Influence & Image,\”
    airing Monday night.