Complete Lesson 26-29
Most presidents make decisions that have positive and negative effects. President Andrew Jackson (1829 – 1837) was no exception. To many Americans, he was the “hero of the common man.” To others he was no better than King George III.
How Democratic was Andrew Jackson?
Did Andrew Jackson abuse the powers of the presidency?
What should be the legacy of the Jacksonian era?
MUST KNOWS: Spoils System, Age of the Common Man, Nullification Crisis, Indian Removal Act, Bank War, Maysville Road Bill, Development of Whig & Democratic Parties