Senate Career of John Tyler
Mr. Ritchie talked about John Tyler’s controversial Senate career in which he revoked his party affiliation because of disagreements with President Andrew Jackson.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Donald A. Ritchie Associate Historian U.S. Senate
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