James K Polk

#11: James K PolkLived 1795 - 1849In office 1845 - 1849


Lucked into doubling the size of the US with the Louisiana Purchase.


A Jacksonian puppet with few ideas, owned slaves.

Fun facts:

Polk was basically Jackson's third term.

A Twitter thread about James K Polk.

Crime report

  • 😡 Owned slaves
  • 😡 Genocide
  • 😡 War crimes

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