Andrew Jackson: America's Great President

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Andrew Jackson was one of America 's “great” presidents. At Least that 's what the 20$ bill in my pocket tells me. I don 't deny the awe that his life story inspires. An orphan who turns into a self made man is very inspiring. Also his distinguished military career that helped him win The Battle of New Orleans is one of his few accomplishments. But all of these things do not excuse the suffering he caused for America. His total attitude towards being president was if he didn 't like something, then it will not happen. Regardless of what others think. If I were to give Andrew Jackson a letter grade for his presidency, I would give him an F because of the spoils system, the trail of tears, and the corrupted national bank. The spoil system was
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