Brady 's Personal Gallery

Project 2

Project 2

Published on 9 June 2022
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Transcript
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Alexander Hamilton and the Federalist Party
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Who Were The Federalists
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The Federalist Party was a type of political party that urged a strong central government. This Party lasted 33 years from 1791-1824
00:11
They favored federalism, modernization, centralization, industrialization and protectionism
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Typically urban bankers and businessmen were apart of the federal party
00:21
Who Was Alexander Hamilton
00:23
Alexander Hamilton was a founder father of the United States and was the leader for the Federalist Party
00:26
He wanted to achieve financial stability in order to fight another war if needed to against foreign threats like Britain and Spain
00:34
Why did Washington not want Political Parties in our nation
00:37
The reason Washington chose Hamilton and Jefferson as his advisors was because of their complete different opinions/visions
00:39
Hamilton convinced Washington to approve his idea of the National Banks, pass tax laws, and create a central bank
00:50
Jefferson helped draft legislation that opened the west for settlement
00:52
Washington didn’t want political parties because it might obstruct the execution of laws and/or prevent the branches from exercising their powers
00:60
Federalist Party vs. Republican Party Similarities and Differences
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The Federalist favored England over France & Republicans favored France over England
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Federalists favored a strong central government & Republicans favored smaller federal government
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Federalists disapproved of wars & the Republicans believe in pro-war
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They both have the same view to form a perfect union
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Times the the Federalists brought our nation together
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They fixed the practice of a liberal interpretation of the Constitution
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They established traditions of federal fiscal integrity and credit worthiness
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They promised to add amendments specifically protecting individual liberties