Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas
from PBS NewsHour

Who were the biggest presidential vetoers?

Who were the biggest presidential vetoers?With his veto of the Keystone Pipeline, President Obama issued the third veto of his presidency. That is the fewest of any president since James Garfield in 1881.

7
1

Best Known Teaching Role: Mathematics teacher at East Los Angeles-based Garfield High School How They Changed Education: Students at Garfield High School were historically poor performers when it came to mathematics coursework. But after Escalante became a math teacher there in 1974, he helped record numbers of Garfield students pass the advanced placement (A.P.) Calculus exam. The best known portrayal of this story of student success is the 1988 film Stand and Deliver.

4
1

WELCOME to my sister's high school bedroom! More Garfield posters, stuffed animals & so many other items that it was difficult to count!!

27
7

My childhood bookstore! I would search the children's section for Beverly Cleary books, The Boxcar Children and The Kids at Polk Street School chapter books.

142
22

Bat Echolocation Sounds. Believed to be the Mexican Free Tail Bat and the Yuma Myotis. Sounds created by heterodyne bat detector. Golden Gate Park. April 6, 2010.

123
2

Spiderman/Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) in The Amazing Spiderman. I gotta say Andrew Garfield is a much better choice than Tobey Maguire...the first Spidey.

835
185
8