James Monroe

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Which number president?

James Monroe was the fifth president.

Which political party was James Monroe involved in?

James Monroe was a democratic-republican.

Happiness and money increased during Monroe's presidency. That is why it was called the Era of Good Feelings.

The federalists party died during this time because Monroe was on the opposite side, and he was currently winning.

McCullough vs. Maryland

Maryland wanted to tax the National Banks branch. If the taxes were allowed, The state could claim power over the Federal government. The court said that a state cannot tax a National bank.

Gibbons vs. Ogden

A landmark decision in which the Supreme Court of the United States held that the power to regulate interstate commerce, granted to Congress by the Commerce Clause of the United States Constitution, encompassed the power to regulate navigation.

Monroe Doctrine

The Monroe Doctrine is a foreign policy statement that created separate spheres of European and American influence.