Hamilton was one of the founding fathers, he believed in the government having more power.
- election of government officials
- stronger central government but a weaker state government
- add representatives rather than direct democracy.
Washington chose both of the parties to make it fair to everyone involved.
he wanted to hear both sides and be able to have everyone's opinion. he
figured that it would just be best for everyone involved if he got all opposing
sides and took everyone's opinion into consideration.
Having the opposing views both telling you their opinions can help with the
presidency because hearing everyone's side and how everybody feels about
certain topics can help to make the decision process easier for him and he
has the ability to make everyone happy with decisions he makes if he finds
a middle ground. finding a middle ground could be easier if you're hearing
Washington didn't want to have political parties because he didn't want to
divide the nation. he didn't want people to choose someone to represent
them just because they were the same political party
Both of these political parties
thought that a central government
is important for the people. both
the federalists and the modern
day democrats believed in the
working families as well as the
This is Alexander Hamilton
the federalists are very
similar to the political party
today named the Democrats.
they have many of the same
beliefs on what they want
for the economy as well as
their beliefs on war. both of
these political parties try to
avoid war. they both want to
provide a good economy for
the people, modern day
democrats want to give
people free health care and tax cuts.
federalists want to emphasize on manufacturing,
shipping, trade and other things like that.