William Howard Taft was the President of the United States and later the tenth Chief Justice of the United States He is the only person to have served in both of these two offices. Taft abandoned the policies of his friend Theodore Roosevelt.
William Howard Taft as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, the job he much preferred to the presidency. Taft was known as a pro business guy who sided with property rights over civil rights
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