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Jackson wins popular vote, but he didn't receive majority vote in

Electoral college

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Who decided the election

House

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Corrupt bargain

Clay supported Adams in the house vote, which helps Adams get elected. Adams would later name Clay Secretary of State. Jackson was angered by this and claimed it to be a corrupt bargain

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Democratic Republican Party would be split between followers of

Jackson and John Quincy Adams

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Democrats

Jackson followers, represented the common man, majority rule, Jacksonian democracy

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Jacksonian democracy

Spreading political power to all people and ensuring majority rule

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National republicans

John Quincy Adams followers, ruled by the educated, most of his support was found in the north east

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After a nasty campaign, Jackson defeated Adams in the election of 1828 and became known as

Peoples president

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Who was Jackson

Poor family, not well educated, studied law; military records and success made him a national hero and he was president in 1828, not 1824

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Adams was the first president to not

Be born in a wealthy family, not from Massachusetts or Virginia. He was from Tennessee

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Jeffersonian democracy

Government for the people(well educated leaders), democracy in political life, supported the agriculture, limited government

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Jacksonian democracy

Government by people, democracy in social economic and political life, supported agriculture and industrial, limited government with a strong president

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Spoils system

Giving government jobs to political backers. Or if you get me elected, I will give u a job

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Who were the 4 candidates running in the 1824 election

South-Crawford; north-John Quincy Adams; west: Clay; west-Jackson