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Abraham Lincoln, a former one-term Congressman and lawyer, condemned slavery - this day in 1854 - during a speech criticizing the Kansas-Nebraska Act, which Congress had passed five months earlier. The future president bitterly criticized it. saying slavery was “immoral.” (more)

While in Georgia Friday evening, President Trump said he might not feel so good after an election loss to Joe Biden. "Maybe I have to leave the country, I don’t know," he joked. The Lincoln Project's response on Twitter: "Promise?"

Trump has repeatedly claimed he has "done more for the African-American community than any president with the exception of Abraham Lincoln. " His long history of racism suggests otherwise. #TrumpTownHall 

No, you have not done more for the African American community than any President since Abraham Lincoln.

Donald Trump is now being asked about how he would prepare law enforcement officers to engage with Black and Latino communities in America. He says "I have done more for the African-American community than any president with the exception of Abraham Lincoln."

Biden says "I have not been a fan of court-packing." But "it depends how this turns out. Not if we win, but how it's handled." Some Dems want to increase the size of SCOTUS from nine justices to 12. FDR, the greatest president after Lincoln, tried this in the 1930s and failed.

Trump says ‘I have done more for the African American community than any president except Abraham Lincoln’

“In my position it is somewhat important that I should not say foolish things.” - President Abraham Lincoln, November 18, 1863

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Harris is correct that when Roger Taney died in October 1864, Abraham Lincoln deferred a Supreme Court appointment until after election so that next President, with a new mandate, could do it.

In a private memorandum, Abraham Lincoln wrote on August 23, 1864, “…[I]t seems exceedingly probable that this Administration will not be re-elected. Then it will be my duty to cooperate with the President-elect, as to save the Union…."

My Admin has done more for the Black Community than any President since Abraham Lincoln. Passed Opportunity Zones with @SenatorTimScott , guaranteed funding for HBCU’s, School Choice, passed Criminal Justice Reform, lowest Black unemployment, poverty, and crime rates in history…

Lincoln said he faced a challenge “greater than that which rested upon Washington.” Never in my lifetime has a president faced the challenges @realDonaldTrump  faces today. Happy birthday, and may God guide you with wisdom and strength in these difficult times

“This President has done more for African Americans in this Country than any President since Lincoln.” @LouDobbs 

Frederick Douglass escaped slavery when he was 19 and became an advisor to President Lincoln. He had every reason to hate, but instead, he dedicated his life to promoting the promise of America. Today mobs tore down a statue of him. They have no shame.

HOLD THE DATE! We will be having one of the biggest gatherings in the history of Washington, D.C., on July 4th. It will be called “A Salute To America” and will be held at the Lincoln Memorial. Major fireworks display, entertainment and an address by your favorite President, me!

Former President Obama: “I believe in Nelson Mandela’s vision. I believe in a vision shared by Gandhi and King and Abraham Lincoln. I believe in a vision... built on the premise that all people are created equal and they’re endowed by our creator with certain inalienable rights."

. just stated that there has been no president since Abraham Lincoln who has been treated worse or more unfairly by the media than your favorite President, me! At the same time there has been no president who has accomplished more in his first two years in office!

What kind of further “compromise” should President Lincoln have offered states that wanted to continue owning, raping, slaughtering slaves?

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