THE PRESIDENT HAS BEEN SHOT!!!
NOW THAT I'VE GOT YOUR ATTENTION, READ THIS ARTICLE.
By: Ty Carter and Preston Hodges
About this insane election!
With the most brutal election yet, Senator Andrew Jackson and President John Quincy Adams, go at each other like pigs fighting for the last peice of bacon. These two started rumors about each other like middle school girls. It became so savage that the two men brought their wives into this roast session. In the end, Andrew jackson got an oustanding 68% out of the electoral votes.
Differece of the last election
There was a big difference in the election of 1824 compared to the election of 1828. Due to Andrew Jackson campainging activly and countined til the next election. This caused him to graunentee the spot for president. He also allowed any white men above 21 to vote. This caused the voting numbers to increase rapidly.
Jacksons influence on the U.S.
Jackson left a high standard for upcoming presidents. After just 8 years President Jackson had tons of followers who elected him. Andrew Jackson being a war hero and a politician for Tennessee, caused him to be a well know man, and very important to the U.S.