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What is the Embargo Act of 1807?

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sisyphus

The Embargo Act of 1807 imposed a general embargo that made any and all exports from the United States illegal. It was sponsored by President Thomas Jefferson and enacted by Congress. The goal was to force Britain and France to respect American rights during the Napoleonic Wars :).

Middlefisher

Embargo Ac of 1807 -  was a law passed by the United States Congress and signed by President TJ(Thomas Jefferson) on December 22, 1807. It prohibited American ships from trading in all foreign ports. The goal was to force Britain and France to respect Americans rights during the Napoleonic War .  hope it helpss broo .

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