11The Constitution

where was the nations capital going to be virginia

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Unformatted text preview: Where was the nation’s capital going to be? * Virginia wanted it. Virginia * Hamilton-Jefferson Hamilton-Jefferson How do we pay this off? How * * * Tariffs90% Excise Tax-10% Good Reputation * Where do we put it? * Create a Bank of the United States * Elastic Clause Political Differences * Hamilton * Loose interpretation of the Constitution * Strong central government * Supports Britain * National debt is a national blessing * Wealthy * Republican * * * * Whiskey Rebellion Pennsylvania farmers revolt against the federal excise tax on liquor Quickly dissolved by President Washington without any fighting. Washington-What am I doing here? #7-PRECEDENT * CIVILIAN Commander in Chief 1792 Election...
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