$25,000 annually (about $566,000 in today's dollar).
BTW Hi He introduced the spoils system and he show us paper money as we use today!
Andrew Jackson's background was different from previous background because he wasn't rich. He had to work hard to earn his place in the presidency and he also felt for the poor.
He believed it was inevitable that they would lose their land.
President Andrew Jackson believed that all Native Americans should live on reservations. He actually did his best to make that happen.
the southerners wanted the native Americans out so they can expand their land, Andrew Jackson approved.
He believed is was inevitable that they would lose their land
President A. Jackson wanted the Cherokee removed west from the prime land that they had held and farmed, for generations to make room for the white settlers. You can find more about this subject in any encyclopedia or book on Andrew Jackson.
Andrew Jackson was the 7th US president. He served two terms from 1829 to 1837. He was a member of the Democratic Party. During his tenure as president important events are noteworthy. In 1829 he gave government jobs to his supporters. In his second term, Federal troops were sent to South Carolina. This was because this state attempted to nullify Federal tariff laws. In 1833 he removed government funds from the Bank of the United States after vetoing a new charter for the bank. In 1835, the final installment of the Federal debt was paid. He became the only US President to clear all US government debts. In 1836 in issued an monetary policy of only excepting gold or silver to make purchases from the government.
andrew jackson was prepared to use troops to make sure federal laws were followed
The first president nominated by the modern Democratic party was Grover Cleveland. The modern Democrats have some ties to the party began by Andrew Jackson, so one can make a case the Andrew Jackson was the first Democrat to be President. (Thomas Jefferson is sometimes called the first(small d) democratic president , as opposed to the federalists who wanted a stronger federal government at the expense of state and local government and individual freedom. )
President Andrew Jackson was the official who approved of the Indian Removal Act of 1830. There were five major tribes: the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole. The Cherokee challenged the Indian Removal Act in the courts of the United States. It made its way up to the Supreme Court where it went under the supervision of John Marshall. He ruled the favor to the Cherokee. Note the Supreme Court could make the ruling but cannot enforce it, only the executive branch (the president) has the power to do so. The president at that time, Andrew Jackson ignored the decision of the Supreme Court and stilled removed the Indians from their land.