During the years immediately following the Civil War, President Andrew Johnson clashed repeatedly with the Republican-controlled Congress over ...


Apr 3, 2014 ... Andrew Jackson was never impeached because the House of Representatives never passed a bill of impeachment against him. Nor, as far as I know, did they ...


Reconstruction after the Civil War posed some of the most discouraging problems ever faced by American statesmen. The South was prostrate. Its defeated ...


On February 24, 1868, something extraordinary happened in the United States Congress.


Mar 28, 2019 ... These facts weren't lost on President Andrew Jackson in 1834 when ... of a public censure, and without any view to legislation or impeachment, ...


Numerous federal officials in the United States have been threatened with impeachment and .... Until the presidency of the Whigs' archenemy Andrew Jackson, presidents vetoed bills rarely, and ... It wasn't voted on or referred to a committee.


Oct 29, 2009 ... In 1868, he was impeached by Congress, but he was not removed from ... That same year, Andrew Jackson (1767-1845), a fellow Democrat ...


In 1860, biographer James Parton concluded that Andrew Jackson was “a most law-defying, law obeying .... They didn't attempt impeachment for lack of support.


Mar 14, 2017 ... Andrew Johnson became president of the United States on April 15, 1865 when ... as a Confederate sympathizer, comparing him to Andrew Jackson and ... and reeling nation, it wasn't long before President Johnson defied it.


May 25, 2017 ... The president in question wasn't Donald Trump, whose precipitous firing ... Andrew Jackson, and Johnson's stubborn, erratic nature continually ...