The man who would rather be right than president

“I would rather be right than president,” answered Henry Clay, when told his abolitionist position would cost him the election. Henry Clay was three times a candidate for president, once only 5,000 votes short. The son of a Baptist minister, Henry Clay studied law under George Wythe, served in Congress over 40 years and was […]

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Author: Bill Federer

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