What Prompted Andrew Jackson to Push Through the Indian Removal Act?

The Indian Removal Act of 1830 forced countless Indians from their homes to reservations and government lands on the western side of the Mississippi River. It was this legislation that led to the tragic Trail of Tears. [amalinkspro type=”image-link” asin=”B0778538QN” new-window=”true” apilink=”https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0778538QN?tag=amindcoc-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1″ addtocart=”false” nofollow=”true” alt=”The Native American Experience: Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, The…