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History Notes - George Washingtons Presidency Bill of...

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George Washington’s Presidency Bill of Rights (1788) after the Constitution is ratified – New York City Middle of 17 th Century – organizing to end slavery - differences between North and South with abolition (gradual abolition) Alexander Hamilton (Secretary of Treasury) and WAR DEBT Treasury Bonds and US BANK (1790) New capital Washington, D.C. Necessary and Proper and Clause Democratic Party formed – making sure Hamilton didn’t destroy the republic Federalist and Democrats French Revolution in 1789 –war on all monarchies – fear of tyranny- polarizes public opinion John Adams (previous VP) Presidency Naval War (1790’s) Federalists pass the Alien and Sedition Acts Thomas Jefferson and Madison- Ky and Va Resolves Adams runs against Jefferson 1800!!! Jefferson’s Presidency (Democrat) Thomas Jefferson hates cities! free farmers no concentrated power 1803- Louisiana Purchase- Miss. River to Rocky Mts. –Purchased from France.
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