Published on August 28, 2014
Slide 4 ! Lincoln has just issued the Emancipation Proclamation. It is directed to all areas of rebellion in the United States (the South). It says all slaves in states of rebellion are to be freed. He issued this to make the Confederacy rethink what they are doing. ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! "Emancipation Proclamation." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, n.d. Web. 26 Aug. 2014. ! "Categories You Should Follow." Answers. Answers Corporation, n.d. Web. 26 Aug. 2014. ! ! Slide 5 ! The U.S. House of Representatives has just decided to impeach President Johnson. He is being impeached for 11 articles of impeachment including violating The Tenure of Ofce Act. President Johnson says he has done nothing wrong.The U.S. House of Representative disagrees with him though. They believe he should be impeached. His defense lawyer says Johnson did not violate the Tenure of Ofce Act and he did not reappoint Stanton as his Secretary of Defense on his second term. ! ! "Impeachment of Andrew Johnson." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, n.d. Web. 26 Aug. 2014. ! ! !