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Chapter 14 section 1

popular sovereignty
The concept that a States people should vote whether to be a slave state or Free
to leave or withdraw
slaves running away from the south
Henry Clay
Senator who persuaded Congress to accept the Missouri Compromise, which admitted Maine into the Union as a free state, and Missouri as a slave state
John C. Calhoun
South Carolina Senator was against compromise
Daniel Webster
a senator from Massachusetts supported Clay's compromise to save the Union
to give in and agree
Missouri Compromise