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Charles L. McNary
Charles L. McNary

Charles Linza McNary (June 12, 1874 - February 25, 1944) was a U.S. Republican politician from Oregon, best known for serving as Minority Leader of the United States Senate from 1933 to 1944. He is probably most known for his co-sponsorship of the McNary-Haugen Farm Relief Bill which was vetoed by President Coolidge and was the fore-runner of the agricultural part of the New Deal. Among others, McNary Dam on the Columbia River, McNary Field in Salem, Oregon, and McNary High School in Keizer, Oregon are named after him, Download high resolution version (610x821, 529 KB)Charles L. McNary by Henrique Medina Oil on canvas, 1946 Sight measurement Height: 39. ... Download high resolution version (610x821, 529 KB)Charles L. McNary by Henrique Medina Oil on canvas, 1946 Sight measurement Height: 39. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... 1874 (MDCCCLXXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... February 25 is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Motto: (historic) In God We Trust (official, 1956–present) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York Official language(s) None at federal level; English de facto Government Federal Republic  - President George W. Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence - Declared - Recognized From Great... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) None Capital Largest city Salem Portland Area  Ranked 9th  - Total 98,466 sq. ... The Senate Minority Leader is a member of the United States Senate who is elected by his or her party conference to serve as the chief Senate spokesmen for his or her party and to manage and schedule the legislative and executive business of the Senate. ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... The McNary-Haugen Farm Relief Bill was a proposed law to limit agricultural sales within the United States, and either store them or export them. ... Categories: Stub | Dams ... Columbia River Gorge, Washington or North side The Columbia River (French: fleuve Columbia) is a river situated in British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest of the United States. ... McNary Field (IATA code: SLE/ICAO: KSLE) is the name of the Salem, Oregon Municipal Airport. ... Flag Nickname: The Cherry City Location Location in the state of Oregon Government County Marion County Founded 1842 Mayor Janet Taylor Geographical characteristics Area    - City 120. ... McNary High School is located in Keizer, Oregon. ... Keizer is a city located in Marion County, Oregon. ...


McNary was born in Salem, Oregon and attended Stanford University. He became a lawyer, and served as deputy district attorney for the third judicial district of Oregon from 1904 to 1911, and as an associate justice of the Oregon Supreme Court from 1913 to 1915. In 1917, he was appointed to the U.S. Senate to fill a vacancy, and served until his death in 1944. In 1940 he was the Republican vice presidential nominee, as a western conservative to balance the eastern liberalism of presidential nominee Wendell Willkie. Flag Nickname: The Cherry City Location Location in the state of Oregon Government County Marion County Founded 1842 Mayor Janet Taylor Geographical characteristics Area    - City 120. ... Stanford redirects here. ... 1904 (MCMIV) was a leap year starting on a Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... The Oregon Supreme Court is the highest state court in the Oregon judicial department (branch of government). ... 1913 (MCMXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... The Vice President of the United States is the second-highest executive official of the United States government. ... Wendell L. Willkie Wendell Lewis Willkie (February 18, 1892 – October 8, 1944) was a lawyer, born in Elwood, Indiana, the only native of Indiana to be nominated as the presidential candidate for a national party, having never held any sort of high elected office. ...

Preceded by:
Harry Lane
U.S. Senator (Class 2) from Oregon
1917-1944
Succeeded by:
Guy Gordon
Preceded by:
Joseph T. Robinson
Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate
1933-1943
Succeeded by:
Wallace H. White, Jr.
Preceded by:
Frank Knox
U.S. Republican Party Vice Presidential candidate
1940
Succeeded by:
John W. Bricker
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Andrew Johnson was a Democrat who ran on a Republican Party "Unioinist" ticket in 1864 Harry Lane (1855-1917) was a United States Senator from the state of Oregon from 1913 until his death. ... These are tables of congressional delegations from Oregon to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. ... Guy Cordon (April 24, 1890 – June 8, 1969) was a U.S. politician from the state of Oregon. ... Joseph Taylor Robinson Joseph Taylor Robinson (26 August 1872 - 14 July 1937) was a Democratic United States Senator, Senate Majority Leader, member of the United States House of Representatives, Governor of Arkansas, and U.S. Vice Presidential candidate. ... The Senate Minority Leader is a member of the United States Senate who is elected by his or her party conference to serve as the chief Senate spokesmen for his or her party and to manage and schedule the legislative and executive business of the Senate. ... Wallace Humphrey White, Jr. ... 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Charles Curtis (January 25, 1860 – February 8, 1936) was a Representative and a Senator from Kansas as well as the 31st Vice President of the United States. ... Frank Knox William Franklin Frank Knox (January 1, 1874–April 28, 1944) was the Secretary of the Navy under Franklin D. Roosevelt during most of World War II. He was also the Republican vice presidential candidate in 1936. ... John William Bricker (September 6, 1893 – March 22, 1986) was a United States politician from Ohio. ... Earl Warren (March 19, 1891 – July 9, 1974) was a California district attorney of Alameda County, the 30th Governor of California, and the 14th Chief Justice of the United States (from 1953 to 1969). ... Richard Milhous Nixon (January 9, 1913 – April 22, 1994) was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 to 1974. ... Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. ... William Edward Miller (March 22, 1914 – June 24, 1983), was an American politician. ... 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Charles L. McNary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (295 words)
Charles Linza McNary (June 12, 1874 - February 25, 1944) was a U.S. Republican politician from Oregon, best known for serving as Minority Leader of the United States Senate from 1933 to 1944.
McNary was born in Salem, Oregon and attended Stanford University.
He became a lawyer, and served as deputy district attorney for the third judicial district of Oregon from 1904 to 1911, and as an associate justice of the Oregon Supreme Court from 1913 to 1915.
McNary Dam - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (457 words)
McNary Dam is a 7,365 foot (2,245 m) long hydroelectric dam spanning the Columbia River.
Looking north, McNary Dam with lock and one fish ladder on the far (north) side of the river, spillway in the middle of the dam, earthfill embankment on the south side of the river, and the power generation station and another fish ladder between the spillway and the embankment.
McNary Dam is part of the Columbia River Basin system of dams.
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