They elected John Quincy Adams over the rival Adrew Jackson.
1828-South Carolina Nullification
A protective tariff designed to protect industry in the Northern United States.
Started the Jacksonian Democracy, spoils system, trail of tears, nullification crisis.
1836-Trail of tears
South Carolina threatened to secede if they forced them to pay the high tariffs.
the U.S. Supreme Court considered its powers to enforce the rights of Native American "nations" against the states.
part of Andrew Jackson's Indian removal policy, the Cherokee nation was forced to give up its lands east of the Mississippi River and to migrate to an area in present-day Oklahoma. The Cherokee people called this journey the "Trail of Tears," because of its devastating effects.