The Early National T (OKA Period)
Chapter 6b: (The Constitution and) the New Republic
1789 elections: Unanimous vote for George Washington from presidential electors,
becomes 1st president. John Adams, leading Federalist, becomes vice president.
1. Q1 Although the power of the national government increased during the early republic,
this development often faced serious opposition. Compare the motives and effectiveness
of those opposed to the growing power of the national government in