He was defeated for governor in 1910, but was elected to the U. Then the leading candidates, such as General Leonard Wood, could not gain the needed majority, and the convention deadlocked.
Harding's support gradually grew until he was nominated on the 10th ballot.
The resulting scandals did not fully emerge until after Harding's death, nor did word of his extramarital affairs, but both greatly damaged his reputation.
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Two members of his cabinet were implicated in corruption: Interior Secretary Albert Fall and Attorney General Harry Daugherty.and she did.'It struck me as kind of funny that this moment was so overly dramatised. stuff happens.'Warren also paid tribute to his wife Annette Bening, who co-stars in his new comedy.He enthused: 'I don’t think there’s a better actress alive than Annette.He conducted a front porch campaign, remaining for the most part in Marion and allowing the people to come to him. Cox and Socialist Party candidate Eugene Debs, running on a theme of return to normalcy and becoming the first sitting senator to be elected president.Harding appointed a number of well-regarded figures to his cabinet, including Andrew Mellon at the Treasury, Herbert Hoover at Commerce and Charles Evans Hughes at the State Department.Additional resources can be found on our New Jersey State Public Records page, on city pages, and on topic pages using the navigation above.