James Madison

FOURTH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

"Our country abounds in the necessaries, the arts, and the comforts of life" -James Madison


Life

Born: March 16, 1751, Port Conway, VA
Died: June 28, 1836, Orange, VA

Term

1809-1817


Party

Democratic Republican


Strict Constitution

Vice Presidents

-Elbridge Gerry


-George Clinton

Election Opponents

Charles C. Pinckney, George Clinton, De Witt


America At This Time...

- War of 1812

- Economic Problems


Key People of the Presidency

-Andrew Jackson


-Tecumseh

-Oliver H. Perry

-Francis Scott Key

-William Henry Harrison

-John Adams

-Alexander Hamilton

Economic Policies

-Embargo on Britain



Foreign Policies

-Congress passed the Non-Intercourse Act of 1809


-Macon's Bill No. 2


-War of 1812

Domestic Policies

-Burning of the White House


-Rechartering of the Bank of the United States

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