Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States from 1829 to 1837, seeking to act as the direct representative of the common man. More nearly than any of his predecessors, Andrew Jackson was elected by popular vote; as President he sought to act as the direct representative of the common man.
JULY 5, 2017 - BERLIN: Chinese President Xi Jinping and German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a press conference after a meeting in the Chanclery in Berlin. JUNE 12, 2017 - BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel before a meeting with African leaders in the Federal Chanclery in Berlin.
When to Capitalize President. The AP Stylebook holds that you should capitalize president only as a formal title that is before one or more names. For example, President Barack Obama; Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton; President should be lowercase is all other uses. Example, The president will make an announcement tomorrow.
George Washington (1789-1797) The nation’s first president ranked above all others for moral authority, economic management, and overall performance within the context of his times. Washington fought hard for the Constitution, feeling that the Articles of Confederation were not functioning well for the country.
The 2017 version, which polled 91 historians, saw several presidents rise and fall in the rankings. Historians evaluated them based on 10 qualities of presidential leadership, including economic management, international relations, crisis leadership, public persuasion skills and whether they pursued equal justice for all.
John Adams, a remarkable political philosopher, served as the second President of the United States (1797-1801), after serving as the first Vice President under President George Washington. Learned and thoughtful, John Adams was more remarkable as a political philosopher than as a politician.
John Quincy Adams, son of John and Abigail Adams, served as the sixth President of the United States from 1825 to 1829. A member of multiple political part John Quincy Adams, son of John and Abigail Adams, served as the sixth President of the United States from 1825 to 1829.
Thomas Jefferson (1801–1809) Jefferson was ranked highest for his vision and agenda setting. He was the the principal author of the Declaration of Independence, and during his presidency he acquired the Louisiana Territory, vastly expanding the size of the country, and slashed the national debt by a third.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has spent the last six years in office capitalizing on his country’s immense oil capacity, a Thomson Reuters Oil Research analysis has found. Putin, who won re-election March 18, has used his country’s oil as a political instrument, buying influence strategically to cement Russia’s position as a global force.