Anson Jones Administration

By:Jesse Phillips

Anson Jones Election

Jonas was elected president of Texas in September 1844 and took office on December 9.

People who were running against Jones were-

*Mirabeau B. Lamar

*William H. Wharton

Annextion

As chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations, he advocated a withdrawal of the Texas proposal for annexation to the United States. He was also chairman of the committee on privileges and elections and the committee on ways and means.

By: Jesse Phillips

1/29/16

Mrs. Rivera

2nd Period