2nd discussion all discussions are the SAME
The Bank of the United States was controversial, in part because Americans were divided about the extent of federal power. Alexander Hamilton had helped to push through the first Bank and people like Thomas Jefferson opposed it. By the 1830s a new generation continued the debate.
- Name 2-3 of the primary arguments of President Jackson against the power of the Bank or the government.
- Why was he and many other Americans so against the idea of a National Bank?