Pennsylvania Governors (through Reconstruction)

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

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