1828Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) | President

One of fourteen masons who have been US Presidents. In office: 1829-1837. In 1832, Jackson vetoes a bill to renew the charter of the Bank of the United States. In 1833, he removes government funds from the Bank of the United States.

You are a den of vipers! I intend to rout you out, and by the Eternal God I will rout you out. If the people only understood the rank injustice of our money and banking system, there would be a revolution before morning.

Addressed to a group of investment bankers trying to persuade him to renew their charter.

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