Mrs. Barkley Unit 4

Alexander Hamilton's Plan (3 parts)

US will pay off all debts including state debts

Alexander Hamilton's Plan (3 parts)

A NATIONAL BANK will be established and a national mint would print money

Alexander Hamilton's Plan ( 3 parts)

money would be raised by raising tariffs

What is something that happens as a result of raising tariffs

Encouraged people to buy American Made goods

Whiskey Rebellion

In 1794, farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against Hamilton's excise tax on whiskey, and several federal officers were killed in the riots caused by their attempts to serve arrest warrants on the offenders. In October, 1794, the army, led by Washington, put down the rebellion. The incident showed that the new government under the Constitution could react swiftly and effectively to such a problem.

Jay's Treaty

Was made up by John Jay. It said that Britain was to pay for Americans ships that were seized in 1793. It said that Americans had to pay British merchants debts owed from before the revolution and Britain had agreed to remove their troops from the Ohio Valley

Jay's Treaty

Treaty signed in 1794 between the U.S. And Britain in which Britain sought to improve trade relations and agreed to withdraw from forts in the northwest territory

Jay's Treaty

1794- British and us agreed- British trade w/ Americans and the british leave northwest territory

Pickney's Treaty

1795 - Treaty between the U.S. and Spain which gave the U.S. the right to transport goods on the Mississippi river and to store goods in the Spanish port of New Orleans

Pickney's Treaty

settled the border and trade disputes with Spain

First Political Parties

Federalists and Democratic-Republicans differed mainly on power of the government

believed in Laissez-fare government

Thomas Jefferson

Laissez-faire

Idea that government should play as small a role as possible in economic affairs. "Leave it alone

focus on agriculture

Thomas Jefferson

wanted political unity through independence

Thomas Jefferson

Under what president were taxes repealed

Thomas Jefferson

Under what president did the Alien and Sedition Acts expire

Thomas Jefferson

Under what president did the military and military spending shrink

Thomas Jefferson

Under what president did the number of employees working for the federal government shrink

Thomas Jefferson