Pennsylvania Governors (through Reconstruction)

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Refused to enforce the federal Fugitive Slave Act.
Defeated for re-election because he supported the federal Kansas-Nebraska Act.
Moved the capitol to Harrisburg.
Former Civil War general; suppressed Great Railroad Strike in PA and proposed recognizing unions.
Father of the spoils system in Pennsylvania.
Chartered the Pennsylvania Railroad.
Abolished imprisonment for debt; quelled the Philadelphia Nativist Riots.
Dedicated first state capitol building in Harrisburg.
Presided over the 'Buckshot War' in which his party tried to remain in power after losing the election.
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Re-elected with 98 percent of the vote; started the State Works system of railroads and canals in PA.
Suppressed the Whiskey Rebellion.
Former Civil War general; improved mine safety after Avondale mine fire claimed 111 lives.
Established public education in PA.
Started selling off the State Works system of railroads and canals.
Opponents failed to impeach him over his work as state treasurer.
Limited banks to only issuing as much cash as they had deposited with the state.
Held the Loyal War Governors' Conference to solidify northern unity during the Civil War.

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