Unformatted text preview: A. Louisiana = Spain→France 1800 B. Spain closes port of New Orleans to Americans in 1802 1. Jefferson seeks negotiations to buy New Orleans for $2 million C. Napoleon needs $$ to fund his army = 1803 Louisiana Purchase $15 million D. Lewis & Clark Expedition (1804-06) IV. Political Goals A. Reduce the natl. debt by cutting taxes, slash military spend. & reduce staff members. 1. Army = 4,000 – 2,500 Navy = 25 – 7 B. A simple, non-invasive, and small federal government C. Reverse Federalists’ Policies...
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- Spring '11
- Louisiana Purchase, A. Thomas Jefferson