washington

George Washington Was the first president of the United States of America

He served two terms as a president.

He went to formal school and finished school when he was 15.

Whiskey Rebellion

Was a protest about taxing whiskey beginning in 1791.

Was the first time the government showed that they can enforce laws

Washington farwell speech

He was warning the people about future presidents

He said that we should not have parties

foreign policy

Washington issued the Proclamation of Neutrality declaring that the United States would in fact remain neutral during the conflict.

Economy

excise tax- paid when purchases are made on a specific good,

Tariffs tax- a tax on export goods

Washington supported the idea of a national bank

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