The son of John Adams, the 2nd president, and Currently the Secretary of State through out Monroe's eight-year presidency, from 1817 to 1825. Taking office in the aftermath of the War of 1812, Adams thought that the country had been fortunate in avoiding territorial losses, and he prioritized avoiding another war with a European power, particularly Britain. He had 108,740 of the popular votes and 84 electoral votes, placing second for both, altho he placed second he still won the presidency.
He was a war hero in the war of 1812, as a child he and his brother were taken as war prisoners by the british in the American revolution, sadly his brother died. He had 153,544 of the popular votes and 99 electoral votes, he won both but didn't win the election.
The current Speaker of the House, he was an American attorney and statesman who represented Kentucky in both the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. He had 46,618 popular votes, and 37 electoral votes, plasing 4th in the election.