Thomas Jefferson

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Noun1.Thomas Jefferson - 3rd President of the United StatesThomas Jefferson - 3rd President of the United States; chief drafter of the Declaration of Independence; made the Louisiana Purchase in 1803 and sent out the Lewis and Clark Expedition to explore it (1743-1826)
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Actions by General Wilkinson, military officers, and the Jefferson administration demonstrated little regard for the writ.
One has not the slightest hint here that contrary to the practice in the preceding Jefferson administration, Dolley Madison stationed a slave at the elbow of every table guest at White House dinners.
Judging by lists that the Jefferson Administration compiled,
For example, Mashaw rates the Embargo Acts of the Jefferson Administration, while obviously a political disaster, an administrative "success.
This was particularly true of the Jefferson administration, which was pacific in outlook and frugal in expenditures and, for both reasons, was reluctant to engage in external conflicts.
Several key points can be drawn from this paper: (1) Federal support for public schools is not a modern concept; (2) The nation's founders saw these land grants as a way to encourage public education and incorporate the principles of democracy throughout the vast western territory; (3) The policy of land grants for education continued to be endorsed in federal laws spanning from the Jefferson Administration through the Eisenhower Administration; (4) Land grants were an early example of the federal government using a carrot-and-stick approach with states; and (5) Federal land grants continue to generate revenues for education.
In September 1803, during the First Barbary War, the Jefferson administration selected him to take command of the ongoing seven-ship, one-thousand-man blockade of Tripoli's harbor.
The standard account of things says that Burr was cut out of the Jefferson administration from the beginning due to his House of Representatives betrayal.

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