PRESIDENTS

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  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln
    Abe Lincon created the emacipation proclamtion to free the slaves. He is one of the few presidents ever assinaghted, he was assasinated in fords theater.
  • Andrew Johnson

    Andrew Johnson
    Andrew Johnson tried to veto the Civil rights act in 1866 Because he tried to veto the civil rights act he was impeached. Was the first president ever impeached while still in office.
  • Ulysses S. Grant

    Ulysses S. Grant
    While president of the United States he brought the Mississippi River back to the union. He also readmitted Texas back to the Union. Grant issued a proclomation in South Carolina against the KKK.
  • Rutherford Hayes

    Rutherford Hayes
    Never ran for his second term he retired after his first term in 1881. Hayes ended his admistration with the compromise of 1877 by which military occupation ended in the south. He passed the Bland Allison Act which ordered the goverment to buy more silver to make coins.
  • Chester Aurthur

    Chester Aurthur
    He confirmed the Chinese Exclusion Act that stoped chinese immigration for ten years. the act was kept 20 more years and never finaly repealed untill 1943. the mongrel tarriff reduced tariffs while tring to please all sides.
  • Grover Cleveland

    Grover Cleveland
    Cleveland forced a withdrawl of a treaty that would have annexed Hawaii in 1893. In 1893 there was an economic depressionthat put thousands of buisnesses under. He also repealed the silver shermans act.
  • Ben Harrison

    Ben Harrison
    Passed the Shermans Anti trust act. Passed the Shearmen Silver act which made the goverment buy silver certifficets. In 1890 Ben Harrison was in favor of a tariff that put a 48% tax on them.
  • Grover Cleveland

    Grover Cleveland
    Only president to serve two nonconsecutive terms. The interstate conmerce act created the the interstate comerce commision. Presidental Commerce act was passed so if the president and the vice president die then it goes to the cabinet in chronilogical order.
  • William McKinley

    William McKinley
    Made the U.S. currency gold again. was the 25 president of the United States of America. Shot twise in Buffalo New York during a American Exihibit.
  • Theodore Roosevelt

    Theodore Roosevelt
    In the early 1900s he wanted to make a canal across Pannama which is known as the Panama Canal. He also the creator of the square deal which was his concern of trust and labor reform. He also won the nobel peace prize.
  • William Howard Taft

    William Howard Taft
    He was the first president to get stuck in a bathtub. Passed the pain aldrich act in 1909. Continued to inforce antitrust laws all threw his presidency.
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