APUSH Ch 23-28 Vocab - 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 Rutherford B Hayes The Great Unknown compromise candidate Came from the

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1. Rutherford B. Hayes- “The Great Unknown” compromise candidate. Came from the crucial voting state of Ohio. Nominated by the Republicans. Ended Reconstruction and Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 passed. Civil Rights Cases 1883- 14 th Amendment prohibited government violation of civil rights not individual. 19 th President. 2. Chester Arthur- Ran as vp with Garfield. Blocked his Stalwart buddies attempt for power. Signed the Pendleton Act. Very reform minded. 3. James Garfield-ran in 1880 election against Scott. Assassinated by Charles J. Guiteau in September 1881. 20 th President. 4. Election 1884-Blaine(R) vs. Cleveland (D). Reform-minded Republicans went over to the Democrats= Mugwumps. Cleveland won. 5. Grover Cleveland- laissez faire capitalism mindset. Named two former Confederates in his Cabinet. Struggled with budget surplus. Second president voted out of office. 6. Benjamin Harrison-grandson of Tippecanoe Harrison. 1888; Republicn; signed the McKinley Tariff and the Sherman Anti-Trust Act (which was not really enforced until Teddy Roosevelt came along); more states admitted during his presidency than any other except Washington's 7. Pendleton Act- required merit to get jobs. Set the tone for civil service reform in the future 8. Era of Good Stealings- A period of corruption (Grant's presidency) in the government created by the presidency of Ulysses S. Grant. Scandals include: Credit Molière, Jay Gould and Jim Fisk corner the Gold Market, and Boss Tweed. 9. Liberal Republican Revolt 1872- with a powerful wave of disgust with Grantism sweeping the nation, reform- minded citizen’s banded together to purify the Washington administration and end military Reconstruction. caused the Republican Congress to pass a general amnesty act in 1872; removing political disabilities from most of the former Confederate leaders. Nominated Horace Greeley who was also supported by Democrats 10. Resumption Act 1875- pledged the government to the further withdrawal of greenbacks from circulation and to the redemption of all paper currency in gold at face value beginning in 1879.

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