William Howard Taft


William Howard Taft
noun
27th President of the United States and later chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1857-1930)
Syn: ↑Taft, ↑President Taft

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William Howard Taft [William Howard Taft]
(1857–1930) the 27th US ↑President (1909–13). He was a Republican who had earlier been the US Secretary of War (1904). As President, he created the Department of Labor and continued the foreign policies of President Theodore Roosevelt. He was later Chief Justice of the ↑Supreme Court (1921–30), and is the only person to have been the head of two different divisions of the US government.

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