Debt & Annexation in the Texas Republic
Sam Houston 12/01/1836, amount owed, $1,250,000
"I have placed taxes on all imported goods,property,businesses, and land title fees
"I have also reduced our army & removed the navy to help reduce our debt"
The Republic of Texas
According to the poll, 85% of our citizens agree that the Republic of Texas should be annexed into the U.S.
Well what if we damage our relationship with Mexico? We depend on them for trading.
Houston said, "85% of the citizens voted on annexation." What do we think?
And not to mention Texas supports slavery, wouldn't that tip the balance of the U.S. slave states?
1837 in the U.S.
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