Abraham Lincoln

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Noun1.Abraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United StatesAbraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
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It was Abraham Lincoln who stated that a house divided against itself cannot stand. National unity in the face of natural disasters and outside threats from would-be conquerors has preserved our constitutional republic.
His title is derived from a biblically inspired statement by Abraham Lincoln: "A house divided against itself cannot stand."
A Republican leader named Lincoln once said that a house divided against itself cannot stand. The DLC is a fundamental split.