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Jul 30 2012

King Andrew and the Bank

http://www.neh.gov/humanities/2008/januaryfebruary/feature/king-andrew-and-the-bank On July l0, 1832, President Andrew Jackson sent a message to the United States Senate. He returned unsigned, with his objections, a bill that extended the charter of the Second Bank of the United States, due to expire in 1836, for another fifteen years. As Jackson drily noted, the bill was presented to him …

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