Said foreigners had to wait 14 years to become citizensOne could not speak out against the government
Jefferson said we would trade with no one because England and France were bothering our ships (impressment)
Madison said we would trade with everyone except England and France and embrace the one that stopped bothering our ships (France)
Said Maine would be slave and Missouri free to keep a balance in the Senate!Drew a line on the map separating the free and slave states
Said California would be free after the Great Debategave the south a stricter fugitive slave law
Said the states would decide by popular sovereignty if they would be free or slaveCaused “bleeding Kansas”
The government subsidized land for the building of the transcontinental railroad
Subsidized land and funding for colleges that specialized in agricultureClemson
Divided the south into five military districts during ReconstructionJohnson was impeached to keep him from vetoing it
Chinese were forbidden to enter our country for 10 yearsNativism
Established the Civil Service Commission and the Civil Service Examdid away with the Spoils System
Hayes promised the South to remove the troops if they voted for him ending Reconstructionresult-Jim Crow Laws/segregation
Gave native Americans reservation land because of Helen Hunt Jackson’s A Century of Dishonor
Regulated railroad pricesfirst time the government regulated “big business”not Laissez-Faire!
Cleaned up the meat packing industry and food industryTheodore Rooseveltpassed as a result of muckraker Upton Sinclair’s book The Jungle.
Extended the Sherman Anti-Trust Actprotected workers rights to join Labor Unions
Part of New Deal that paid farmers to destroy or not grow cropstoo much supply not enough demand!
Part of New Deal that paid young men 18-27 to build an electric dambrought electricity to the southeast!