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Update: Here are the expected candidates for 1836. This election, like 1824, does not have a primary election. Democrats: Martin Van Buren Andrew Jackson Lewis Cass James Buchanan William L. Marcy Richard M. Johnson Levi Woodbury James K. Polk Andrew Jackson Donelson Thomas Hart Benton William Rufus King Western Whigs: William Henry Harrison John McLean John J. Crittenden John Bell Northern Whigs: Daniel Webster Harrison Gray Otis Millard Fillmore William H. Seward Southern Whigs: Hugh L. White John M. Clayton John Tyler Nullify Whigs: Willie P. Mangum John C. Calhoun John Floyd National Whigs (What-if) Henry Clay John Quincy Adams Winfield Scott
vcczar posted a topic in President InfinityI'll post the updates/improvements to the 1836 scenario here. The Historical Scenario Commission consists of @jvikings1 @CalebsParadox @Patine @Reagan04 @TheMiddlePolitical @SeanFKennedy @Conservative Elector 2 @Take Me to La Riva @vcczar @NYrepublican @MrPrez @msc123123, all of whom will help in improving historical presidential election at their leisure. We will go in chronological order. [Anyone wishing to join the HSC can do so by posting here, and can help by playing through the scenarios to find areas for improvement, providing advice for improvements, and for suggesting events, finding typos or other errors. Suggestions for historical newspapers (for interviews), events, surrogates, fixing inflationary index, etc. can also be helpful. ] Updates will be edited in the list below as they are made. ~~~~Updates to the scenario so far have been~~~~ Issue images set by NYRepublican Flags set by Patine Issue description typos fixed by CalebsParadox Endorsers slightly adjusted by VCCzar Simulation party and candidate made by VCCzar Delegates set by VCCzar Relations set by VCCzar Events added by VCCzar Region issues set by VCCzar Money coefficient set by Patine Interviewers made by VCCzar Playthrough by ConservativeElector2 & SeanFKennedy Tammany Hall support set by CalebsParadox Adjusted ballot access by VCCzar
The HSC has now updated the 1836 election. In total, 1788-1836 have been updated. This scenario is unusual in that the Whig Party launched several nominees simultaneously. *Note: Some of the states in these early elections do not have a popular vote.