U.S. Presidents by Achievement

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Supported popular sovereignty to avoid the topic of slavery
Our current president
Passed the Alien and Sedition Acts
Signed the Great Compromise by Henry Clay and Stephen Douglas
Passed the 13th and 14th Amendments
Refused to join League of Nations
Known for his 'corrupt bargain' by appointing Henry Clay as Secretary of State
First Whig President to be elected
Gained the Mexican Cession and joint ownership over Oregon
First to be assassinated in the Gilded Age
President under the Suez Canal Crisis
Approved the Sherman Anti-Trust Act
Won election with the help of the Mugwumps
Authorized the Gadsen Purchase
His foreign policy was called Dollar Diplomacy
President during the War of 1812
Created the New Deal
Gave the Panama Canal back to Panamanians
Created NATO
His Bay of Pigs invasion was a disaster
President when Confederacy formed
Created NAFTA
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Pardoned Nixon for the Watergate scandal
Infamous for his cruel Indian Removal Act
Election marked the end of Reconstruction
Set the precedent for future presidents, claimed not to belong to a party
Began the Era of Good Feelings
Known for his Square Deal
Began Vietnamization
Known for his 14 Point Plan
Passed the Pendleton Civil Service Act
Hated for his Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Settled the boundary disputed between Maine and Canada
Attacked Barbary pirates
Known for his Emancipation Proclamation
Created the Smoot-Hawley Tariff
With Jackson, encouraged the two party system
Supported supply-side economics and increased defense spending
Known for his corruption and scandals coined as [President]-ism
Didn't aid victims of the Great Mississippi Flood
Began the Iraq War
Ended the Cold War
President under the Spanish-American War

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