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John C. Calhoun
Vice President of the U.S. and proponent of the idea of nullification (from South Carolina)
The practice of appointing people to government jobs on the basis of party loyalty and support.
A system of selecting presidential candidates in which members of a political party chose the nominee for president
Trail of Tears
Forced march of the Cherokee in Georgia to Arkansas and Oklahoma, during which thousands died.
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