History Stories
AUTHOR: Elizabeth Hanes
A Brief History of American Campaign Finance Reform in 7 Acts
May 17, 2016

Explore how U.S. politicians have tried to rein in the unscrupulous behavior of their fellows through seven bills enacted at the state and federal level since 1757. Read More

9 Lesser-Known Political Parties
March 7, 2016

Get the facts about nine political parties now consigned to the historic graveyard. Read More

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Old West
September 17, 2013

Explore 10 true stories of the Wild West, some of them stranger than fiction. Read More