His 109 Midterm SG - Terms Democracy is a government by the people Republic is a government where the people delegate their authority to elected

His 109 Midterm SG - Terms Democracy is a government by the...

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-The military will establish military law, and ran voter registration and electionsTenure of Office Act-Tenure was created to protect the professors in their teachings-The president can not fire his cabinet members -Command of Army Act-The president can no longer have the ultimate decision as it resides with the Commanding General making the military independent of the civil government-Congress did this because Andrew Johnson was getting in their way of reconstruction, and they didn’t want him to have any access to the new military districtsCIVIL RIGHTS-13th Amendment-Abolishing Slavery-14th Amendment-Ensures black people are citizens, punishes the confederacy by disenfranchising the confederate leaders, and controls states rights-15th Amendment-Ensures black suffrage-Freedmen’s Bureau-Congress creates this federal agency in 1864-65, it expired in 1871, to assist the ex-slaves through their transition into freedom. -People were worried about how involved the National government was getting in the personal and day to day lives of the people. -Helped ex-slaves get a job, provided and built churches, and the bureau ensuredthat they could vote in 1870s+-They helped fund and provided educations for the ex-slaves that anyone at any age could go to-
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