Thomas_Jefferson_was_an_amazing_president_in_several_ways_because_of_his_Domestic_and_Foreign_succes

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Thomas Jefferson was an great president in many different ways, because of his Domestic and Foreign successes that were not only beneficial for him but also the entire country. During his presidency from 1801 to 1809 he accomplished astonishing things such as purchasing land known as Louisiana, and the Embargo Act. These Foreign Policies helped build the country for the better. Purchasing Louisiana from France in 1803 was one of his greatest Foreign Policy successes Thomas Jefferson made as president. Thinking ahead Jefferson thought purchasing the land would be a great idea. Jefferson wrote “[T]his little event, of France possessing herself of Louisiana, ... is the embryo of a tornado which will burst on the countries on both shores of the Atlantic and involve in it’s effects their highest destinies.” That prediction in early April of 1802 in a letter to pierre Samuel du Pont states that Spain would retrocede to France the vast territory of Louisiana. During the time access to New Orleans port was troubling enough, so the transfer of authority would cause more concern that’s unneeded. Aware of the need for further action Jefferson recommended that James Monroe join Livingston in Paris as minister extraordinary. Later that month Jefferson asked Congress to fund the expedition that would cross the Louisiana territory, regardless of who controlled it. Within the year of Monroe arrival

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