President Madison

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n President Madison 4th President of the United States; member of the Continental Congress and rapporteur at the Constitutional Convention in 1776; helped frame the Bill of Rights (1751-1836)
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Usage

In literature:

An incident soon occurred answerable to President Madison's purpose.
"The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 2 of 2" by Edgerton Ryerson
Madison, James, as President, 207.
"Historical Essays" by James Ford Rhodes
The troops were granted, but with the instruction that President Madison wished peace with the Indians preserved if possible.
"Four American Indians" by Edson L. Whitney
Three days later Jefferson was succeeded by Madison as President of the United States.
"The Political History of England - Vol XI" by George Brodrick
In 1819 the exploring expedition which President Madison sent west under Colonel S.H.
"The Book of the National Parks" by Robert Sterling Yard
TREASURED BY THE WIFE OF PRESIDENT MADISON UNTIL HER DEATH.
"Washington's Masonic Correspondence" by Julius F. Sachse
What President Madison or any of his officers would have done, we cannot say.
"Nathan Hale" by Jean Christie Root
In 1808 he sought nomination for the presidency, and was greatly disappointed when this went to Madison.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
Madison reelected President of the United States.
"The Scrap Book. Volume 1, No. 2" by Various
President of the Madison Bank sounds very well, does it not, Paula?
"The Sword of Damocles" by Anna Katharine Green
The Presidents, Madison and {110} Monroe, were utterly oblivious to it.
"The Middle Period 1817-1858" by John William Burgess
For example, President Madison vetoed the first internal improvement bill.
"Proceedings of the Second National Conservation Congress" by Various
Madison, James (President), 25, 102.
"The Loyalists of Massachusetts" by James H. Stark
Among its presidents were, at times, President Monroe and ex-President Madison.
"The Abolition Crusade and Its Consequences" by Hilary Abner Herbert
Adams resigned, and in March, 1809, President Madison appointed him Minister to Russia, and later Minister to Great Britain.
"The Life of John Marshall Volume 3 of 4" by Albert J. Beveridge
One moment of relaxation came during the war when the battalions paraded in Boston as escort to President James Madison.
"The Old First Massachusetts Coast Artillery in War and Peace" by Frederick Morse Cutler
M^r Madison made a motion requiring 2/3 at least of the Senate to be present at the choice of a President.
"The Journal of the Debates in the Convention which framed the Constitution of the United States, Volume II (of 2)" by James Madison
Two Presidents of the United States, Madison and Taylor, could claim him as a relative.
"Historic Highways of America (Vol. 6)" by Archer Butler Hulbert
This claimant he named "Madison," after the third President of the United States.
"Historic Towns of the Western States" by Various
President Madison was held up as an invader of the State's authority over her militia.
"The Dixie Book of Days" by Matthew Page Andrews
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In news:

President Barack Obama kicked off his final full day of campaigning as a candidate for office with a rally this morning in chilly downtown Madison.
Now, the President and Bruce Springsteen have Madison in their sights.
A Madison activist is on the Wisconsin ballot as the Green Party 's candidate for vice president.
Bruce Springsteen, left, and President Barack Obama stand onstage during a campaign rally Monday in Madison, Wis.
On Thursday afternoon, President Obama campaigned in Madison.
Yvonne P Madison, first vice-president.
MADISON, WI--A day after the first presidential debate, President Obama touches down in Wisconsin.
President Obama spoke to thousands of supporters late Thursday at UW Madison as he tries to rally Wisconsin to vote for him.
Singer Bruce Springsteen performs before the start of a campaign event for President Barack Obama near the State Capitol Building in Madison, Wis. By JIM KUHNHENN Associated Press.
Bruce Springsteen performs prior to a campaign appearance by President Barack Obama in Madison, WI on November 5, 2012.
They are joined by Madison FFA Advisor, Ed Sapp (center-right) and Florida FFA President, Clay Sapp (right).
In this Oct 4, 2012 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wis.
President Barack Obama and rocker Bruce Springsteen at a rally in Madison, Wisconsin (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images).
Scott O'Neil is stepping down from his position as Madison Square Garden president, the Daily News has learned.
US President Barack Obama greets people after addressing supporters at a campaign rally November 5, 2012 in Madison, Wisconsin.
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