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Unformatted text preview: Tariff strictly a vehicle to promote states rights. South Carolina Ordinance of Nullification o Threatens succession, and enforces there right to nullify the laws Andrew Jacksons Proclamation to the People of South Carolina o Laundry list of reasons o Preservation of the Union, sovereignty lies with the people Outcome: Is the Question Answered?? AJ threatens and uses force: will do anything for preservation of the Union; sets precedent o Asserts the supremacy of the Union and that of the natl government, sovereignty lies with the people to the government, not the states. 14 th Amendment: states have no sovereignty SC gets a more manageable tariff, so do states rights win Technically both win: who is the big winner Jackson, proves where the sovereignty lies and sets the precedentUSE ARTICLE...
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2009 for the course HIST 2100 taught by Professor Naigles during the Spring '08 term at UConn.
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