Federalists

The main facts about the fedarlists during "1800s".

Assuming the states debt.

There was some few problems from the government,So Alexander Hamilton solves few of the problems that were going on. Alexander Hamilton proposed that the government assume the entire debt of the federal government and the states.So his plan was to retire the old deprecated obligations by borrowing new money at a lower interest rate.States like Maryland, Pennsylvania,North Carolina and Virginia. Which had already paid off there debts.Also they saw no reason for them to be taxed by the federal governments to pay off the debts of other states . Humiliation claim that his scheme would provide enormous profits to speculators who had bought bonds from revolutionary war veterans from 10 to 15 cents on the dollar. Six months later, Alexander Hamilton was a true success. Link--http://www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2008/09/18/past-present-alexander-hamilton-and-the-start-of-the-national-debt

Creation of a National Bank.

After, Alexander Hamilton spearhead a movement advocating the creation of a central bank, the First Bank of the United states was established in 1791.The first bank of the United States was headquarter in Philadelphia.But had branches in other cities.Also,the US first bank did basics like accepting deposits,issuing bank notes, making loans, ETC. It was an national wide bank in fact the largest corporation in the US. As the result of its influence , the bank was considerable to use both American commerce and federal government. The bank charter ran for 20 years,and when it expired in 1811, a proposal to renew charter failed by the margin of a single vote in each house of the congress. Chaos quickly ensued,brought by the war of 1812 and by the lack of central regulating mechanism over banking and credit. Link--http://www.ushistory.org/tour/first-bank.htm

French revolution

The French revolution was a period of time of radical social and political upheaval in france from 1799 that profouded affected French and modern history, marking the decline of powerful monarchies.And churches that and rise of 1799 of democracy and nationalism.Link--http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution

Power of the National Goverment


  1. In addition to their exclusive powers, both the national government and state government share the power of being able to: collect taxes, build roads, borrow money, establish courts, make and enforce laws, charter banks and corporations, spend money for the general welfare, and take private property for public. Link--http://www.congressforkids.net/Constitution_powersoffedgov.htm


Alien and Sedition Acts


  1. The Alien and Sedition Acts were four bills that were passed by the Federalists in the 5th United States Congress and signed into law by President John Adams in 1798, in the aftermath of the French Revolution and during an undeclared naval war with France, later known as the Quasi-War. Link--http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alien_and_Sedition_Acts


War with Britain in 1812.

In the War of 1812, the United States took on the greatest naval power in the world, Great Britain, in a conflict that would have an immense impact on the young country’s future. Causes of the war included British attempts to restrict U.S. trade, the Royal Navy’s impressment of American seamen and America’s desire to expand its territory.Link--http://www.history.com/topics/war-of-1812

Who were the leaders of the national party?


  1. By the election of 1800, the nation's first two parties were beginning to take shape. The Presidential race was hotly contested between the Federalist President, John Adams, and the Democratic-Republican candidate, Thomas Jefferson. Link--http://www.archives.gov/legislative/features/1800-election/1800-election.html


Slogan.

The federalist were the people to support the constitution. Their adopted name implied a commitment to a loose, decentralized system of government.Federalist were also aware that the problems of the country in 1780 stemmed from the weakness of the central government created by the "Articles of Confederation".