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Unformatted text preview: A. Federalist 1796 B. Washingtons Farewell Address C. Jefferson elected VP due to Hamiltons shenanigans V. XYZ Affair A. Jays Treaty angers France 1. U.S. had negotiated with GB B. French Navy seizes American ships 1797 1. Quasi-War C. Adams sends delegates to France 1. Talleyrand refuses to see them (bribery; loan) 2. French delegates labeled XYZ D. Provisional Army 1. Led by Washington & Hamilton 2. Alternative way to silence J-R VI. Alien & Sedition Acts A. 4 Laws 1. Adams (president) expel foreigners (French) 2. 14-year probationary period on citizenship i. Prevent Irish from voting Republican 3. Sedition Law punished by federal courts; not state i. Speaking out against the Fed. Govt. B. Designed to silence Republican opposition VII. Towards the Peaceful Revolution (Jeffersons Election) A. Adams negotiates with France...
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