President Andrew Jackson ran as the “Common man’s president” but shared very little with the majority of his voting base. A slave-owning war hero turned politician, Jackson was often uncompromising even when dealing with Congress and the Supreme Court. Our current president, Donald Trump has praised Jackson as his favorite president. Discuss the similarities and differences between the two presidents. Look at their elections, ideas about citizenship, and the powers of the presidency, as well as their successes and failures.
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