11Election of 1796

11Election of 1796 - * Put off by Talleyrand XYZ Affair *...

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Election of 1796 * John Adams * Thomas Jefferson * Went after the vote of the Immigrants * The man who receives the most electoral votes-President * 2nd most-VP Can these 2 work together? First one in the White House * Not finished Alien and Sedition Acts * Alien Acts * Naturalization * 14 Years * Can deport any “dangerous“ alien * Sedition Acts * A person cannot say anything bad about the government , President or Constitution without facing fines and/or imprisonment What is wrong with this picture? * Jefferson * Kentucky Resolution * Madison- * Virginia Resolution * Supreme court upheld it!
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* Verbal violence of the day French relations are going bad! * Citizen Genet had aggravated a bad situation * French privateers began seizing American ships * French foreign minister, Charles Maurice Talleyrand, refused to receive Charles Pinckney, the new U.S. minister to France * (All of this was at the end of Washington’s 2 nd administration) We need to get out of this treaty! * Franco-American Alliance *
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Unformatted text preview: * Put off by Talleyrand XYZ Affair * America wants war! * Adams does not! * Went back to France * Talleyrand is not in charge anymore * Napoleon! * Convention of 1800 * Treaty of Mortefontaine * Formally released the United States from the alliance Election of 1800 What a mess! * = Lame duck ? * November * Chosen as president * Inaugurated * March 4 * Nov-March * Lame duck period Midnight appointments * Federalists * Executive branch * Legislative branch * Only one left is Judicial branch! Revolution of 1800 * Our government works! * Passed from one extreme of government to the other extreme. Lets fix this! * 12 th Amendment * When you vote for Obama, you get Biden! * 11th Amendment * Civil trials in states Jefferson * More casual than the other presidents * Asked people over to eat. * First to occupy Washington D.C. (Capital City) First things first! * Excise tax is history * Martyrs of Sedition are pardoned USA in 1800...
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course HIST 1301 taught by Professor Sarabostelmann during the Fall '11 term at Collins.

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