On this episode of This Day In History, Tony and Armand discuss U.S. President James Monroe and his introduction of the Monroe Doctrine. We learn about the effect this had on America in its dealings with overseas conflicts and the strong warning given by Monroe to European nations. Also, U.S. President James K. Polk proposes expansion into the West, Senator Joseph McCarthy is censured by the United States Senate, and U.S. President Herbert Hoover attempts to save our economy during the Great Depression. Join us for This Day In History!
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