Essay On George Washington's Second Inaugural Address

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To answer the the question if the promises were fulfilled by the campaign promises by 17th Amendment of U.S. Constitution, John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address, George Washington’s Inaugural Address, Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address. We first need to look at each of them. The 17th Amendment is an essential amendment that was added into the Constitution. As there are many amendments in the Constitution ,the 17th amendment is an amendment that alters the process for occupying vacancies in the senate and it allows the state legislatures to permit their governors to easily make temporary appointments until proper election is held. The amendment was then ratified by the 37 delegates. It was thought that it was a good idea to prevent the…show more content…
He addressed the dilemma of slavery and racial discrimination. He addressed "With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation’s wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan—to do all which may achieve and cherish a just, and a lasting peace, among ourselves, and with all nations." Reconciliation of the unfortunate slavery issue and racism, he brought everyone together who have been discriminated and received unfair treatment. Abraham Lincoln was a contributor to the whole nation as he was eager to end slavery and discrimination and unite everyone together and free the…show more content…
John F Kennedy got assassinated in Dallas, Texas after not that long of his presidency. Presidents George Washington, Abraham Lincoln contributed greatly to the nation has George Washington that drafted the constitution and that’s where the 17th amendment came from, he was labeled the most qualified president of the US, and president John F Kennedy established the 13th amendment which ended slavery and gave black people the freedom that they had fought
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