Thomas Jefferson

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Social Studies
Subject:
Politicians and Presidents
Grade:
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Thomas Jefferson

Jefferson loved to read and write. President Jefferson was always interested in Science and was a talented musician.Jefferson was the only two-term president that never vetoed a bill.Thomas Jefferson was not a good public speaker.Thomas Jefferson was very religious and believed in the one true God. Thomas Jefferson was a very casual person.Former President Thomas Jefferson publicly opposed to slavery.

Accomplishments

"When the government fears the people there is liberity; when the people fear the government there is tyranny." ~Thomas Jefferson

Purchased the Louisiana Territory from France (1803) for $15 million and doubled the size of the United States.Drastically cut federal government spending and reduced national debt by more than 25 percent.Jefferson was one of the creators of The Declaration of Independence.

Lasting Impact

Jefferson's words about freedom and democracy still continue to impact us today. Thomas Jefferson wrote The Declaration of Independence so that we have the freedom and rights that we deserve today.

Thomas Jefferson

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