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Compare the impact of nativism to the impact of slavery on the American political system from 1848-1860.6.Constitutional Issues, pp 255-257… KNOW DRED SCOTT!Key Concepts & Main IdeasNotesAnalysisNational leadersmade a variety of proposals to resolve the issue of slavery in the territories, including the Compromise of 1850, the Kansas–Nebraska Act, and the Dred Scottdecision, but these Constitutional Issues…-Both the Democrats’ position of popular sovereignty and the Republicans’ stand against the expansion of slavery received serious blows during the Buchanan administration (1857–1861)-Republicans attacked Buchanan as a weak president under southern controlSupport or refute the assertion that the Dred Scott case was the worstSupreme Court ruling in American history. Defend your answer.
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)…-Supreme Court infuriated the North with its controversialproslavery decision in the Dred Scott case-Dred Scott had been held as a slave in Missouri, then taken to the free territory of-Wisconsin where he lived for 2 years before returning to Missouri-Arguing that his period of residence on free soil made him a free citizen, Scott went to a Missouri court and sued for his freedom