March 31, 2020
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In 1820 interest in Hawaii grew for the U
Keeping Europeans out of Hawaii was a priority for their privacy
Congress approved the MCKINLEY TARIFF, which raised import rates on foreign sugar. Hawaiian sugar planters were now being undersold in the American market, and as a result, a depression swept the islands.
planters staged an uprising to overthrow the Queen.
War Broke out, President William McKinley signed a joint resolution annexing the islands, much like the manner in which Texas joined the Union in 1845. Hawaii remained a territory until granted statehood as the fiftieth state in 1959.
Texas joined Union
Hawaii granted statehood
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