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The Presidential Election of 1800


AIR DATE: Saturday, April 23, 2011
OVERVIEW:
Professor Ed Larson teaches a class on American legal history at Pepperdine University in Malibu. In today’s class he looks at the 1800 election contest between Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, and the lasting constitutional impact of that election.
KEYWORDS: History, Early American History, Campaigns & Elections, Campaigns, Third Parties