The Evolution of the Presidency

What impact did each of the following presidents have on the Office of the Presidency ?

Andrew Jackson - (violent)

 

 

Abraham Lincoln - (Machiavellian)

 

 

Theodore Roosevelt - (hyperactive)

 

 

Woodrow Wilson - (righteous)

 

 

Herbert Hoover - (practical)

 

 

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) - (showman)

 

 

Harry S. Truman - (fiery: "Give 'em H_ _ _ Harry")

 

 

Dwight David Eisenhower (Ike) - (orderly)

 

 

John Fitzgerald Kennedy (JFK) - (improvisor)

 

 

Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) - (deal maker)

 

 

Richard Milhouse Nixon - (mistrustful)

 

 

Gerald R. Ford - (genial)

 

 

Jimmy Carter - (outsider)

 

 

Ronald Wilson Reagan - (communicator)

 

 

George Herbert Walker Bush - (hands-on manager)

 

 

William Jefferson Clinton (detail man)