Veto of the Tenure of Office Act

The Tenure of Office Act

Johnson vetoed this Act because he felt the Constitution gave the President the right to remove officials when necessary.

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Andrew Johnson National Historic Site
121 Monument Ave.

Greeneville, TN 37743

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