CATEGORY: U.S. Presidents
America’s Richest (and Poorest) Presidents
March 21, 2017

Donald Trump's net worth may have dipped, but he's still, by far, the richest president in American history. Who else makes the list? Read More

6 Times Presidential Tax Returns Made Us Go Hmmm…
March 15, 2017

Every president since Nixon has followed the custom of releasing their returns or summary tax information, except for President Trump. With new revelations about his taxes, explore some surprising things about our presidents from their taxes. Read More

A Brief History of the President’s Annual Address
February 28, 2017

Explore the history of the president's annual addresses to Congress, and the origins of the State of the Union speech. Read More

The Long (And Short) of White House Stints
February 14, 2017

General Michael Flynn's not the first top White House official to call it quits quickly. Read More

History of the Presidential Cabinet
January 12, 2017

The presidential Cabinet has come a long way since Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson used to duke it out during the Washington administration. Read More

A History of the Presidential Farewell Address
January 10, 2017

Take a look back at the history of presidential goodbyes over the years. Read More

10 Words and Phrases Popularized by Presidents
February 12, 2016

Check out 10 common words and phrases you may be surprised to learn were coined or popularized by U.S. presidents. Read More

A Brief History of the Presidential Turkey Pardon
November 25, 2014

The annual Thanksgiving ritual of granting presidential pardons to White House turkeys is not as hallowed as you may think. Read More

7 Things You May Not Know About the White House Correspondents’ Dinner
April 26, 2013

On Saturday, the worlds of Washington, D.C. and Hollywood will once again collide as the nation’s capital plays host to the annual affair. Read More

The 24-Hour President
February 18, 2013

Find out more about the man whose gravestone reads “President of the United States for One Day.” Read More