By: Hans Roemer
Andrew Jackson was a war hero and received 99 electoral votes. He was for sure to to be presedent... Until.
Adams (son of president adams) wasn't far behind Jackson and the election going to house of representatives helps him out.
Clay, served as the Speaker of the House. Clay detested Jackson, and was a staunch opponent of his policies. He well try and make Jackson lose.
Andrew Jackson lost and blamed it on favoritism and called it the "Corrupt Bargain".
John Adams became President by teaming with Clay's supporters and making Clay secretary of state.
Clay became secretary of state through helping John Adams in the "Corrupt Bargain".
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