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Under the spoils system in federal and state governments, A.elected officials appointed supporters to key positions. B.deserving people received government positions. C.government officials remained in key positions. D.democrats were appointed to key positions.

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Kristi Hammond on January 25, 2019

Under the spoils system, federal and state governments, To)elected officials, appointed supporters to key positions. This took place under the presidency of Andrew Jackson. The definition of a loot system is "a practice in which a political party, after winning an election, gives government jobs to its supporters, friends and family as a reward for working toward victory, as an incentive to continue working for the party."

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