Andrew Jackson Hero or Zero
Jackson is a hero
Killing the National bank
The national bank was corrupt and only supported the wealthy. Andrew Jackson felt that the national bank needed to be shut down. Jackson felt that the bank was unconstitutional. Jackson supported the common man. The power Andrew Jackson used to get rid of the National bank was veto.
The nullification Crisis
Two tariffs were put on imported goods. South Carolina was upset because they had little manufacturing.Congress responded with the force bill forcing the southern states to pay tariffs. Jackson brought the army into it. South Carolina said they were going to sesede from the union if they had to pay tariffs.The comprimise of 1833 said that the tariffs would be lowered.