• Paul F. Boller, Jr. Not So! Popular Myths about America from Columbus to Clinton (New York: Oxford University Press, 1995), and Presidential Anecdotes (New York: Oxford University Press, 1996).

Presidential Moments: Campaigns


From the U.S.'s earliest elections through the present day, no presidential candidate has campaigned without criticism. Accusations of conspiracy, crime, and corruption dog the footsteps of anyone aiming for the position of Commander in Chief. Identify the candidate by the criticism they received during their campaign.