National Republican party, opposed Jackson : composed of Southerners who thought Jackson had betrayed them, social reformers (wanted to ban alcohol, opposed slavery, bettered public education, elevating public morality). Wanted gov. to play positive role to change society. Supporters : Protestants, immigrants, Anti-Masonry (protest movement against secrecy/exclusiveness of Masonic lodges). Attracted farmers, planters, merchants, bankers, reformers, clergymen (Presbyterians/Congregationalists), Anti-Masons, manufacturers, some nullificationists.