By a vote of 96-3, Ford was easily confirmed. Click to learn who the three dissenting votes were.
Explore current and historical political parties, map party control, and learn about polarization.
Visualize the first time in history a cabinet nominee's confirmation ended in a tie.
Although President Johnson had earlier admitted the former Confederate States of America, Congress refused to seat their congressional delegations until passing HR1058 along party lines.
Visualize the 115th House of Representatives and its members, compare it with the past