Annexation

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Pro annexation

Texas wanted annexation because it would help there debt get paid off, and also because they like the money system. They also like the protection and the postal system.

The treaty of April of 1844 shows that Texas would become a territory and then get rejected by the U.S senate and not become part of the U.S.A.

The Election of 1844

Luckily for the United States, James K. Polk was elected the president of the United States and he also like annexation so,Americans also favored annexation of Texas.

A former ruling passed by both houses in the U.S. congress that only takes a simple majority was joint resolution and it passed. As a result, U.S. voted to annex Texas on February 26,1845.