Nullification of Universal Clock

“…The nullification crisis was precipitated by South Carolina’s bitterness at Jackson’s failure to urge a major downward revision of tariff rates. Protective tariffs were considered unconstitutional, inexpedient, and inequitable throughout the South, but resentment was most extreme in South Carolina. There, the tariff was a great symbol of southern oppression, and nullification became the appropriate remedy…” 

Read more: http://www.presidentprofiles.com/Washington-Johnson/Andrew-Jackson-Nullification.html#b#ixzz2ouD8wAFP

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