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  • Congressional Reconstruction
  • In our reconstruction plan, we should include the military to prevent violence.
  • Sending in the military
  • Impeaching President Johnson
  • All in favor of Johnson's impeachment?
  • Congress's plan for reconstruction included a few things Lincoln's and Johnson's did not, including the military.
  • The Constitution of 1868
  • Union soldiers were stationed in different districts of a state, each being directed and led by a general.
  • Impact of Black Votes
  • Congressmen vote to impeach President Johnson.
  • Black legislators expelled
  • The Constitution of 1868 agreed to abolish slavery, gave basic rights to freedmen, and paid off war debt in order to rejoin the country.
  • VOTING
  • Black voters were important to getting African American men in office.
  • Vote Here!
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