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Politics in the Jacksonian Era Was Andrew Jackson good for American politics? How did he change the political process for the better and for the worse? What examples of Jackson’s political legacy can we identify in contemporary politics? Why did Jackson win the election of 1828? Was his victory rooted in ideology? Economics? Geography? Are American politics more civil today?