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Annexation for Texas

By Rosario V.
Texas, Age 12

In the late 1800's Texas gain independence.They finally separate from Mexico.But know Texas was having financial problems.Then Sam Houston ask Polk for annexation.Sam Houston was also elected as president.Then they elected him as 2nd term in favor.The Texans had three resolution to support Santa Anna.Then when Texas got independence in 1845,Polk approved the annexation.After this he became president.He also wanted to expand the west ward.