George Washington

Lyndsey McLain - 1st Block

Presidency

  • 1st president of the United States
  • Passed the Judiciary Act of 1789
  • Set up the first cabinet
  • Made the supreme courts and district courts
  • Supported Alexander Hamilton's economic plan
  • Showed the power of the federal government by stopping the Whiskey Rebellion
  • Passed the Neutrality Act and Proclamation of Neutrality
  • Remained neutral during the French Revolution even though the French helped America during the American Revolution


Farewell Address

  • Warned the country about political factions
  • Told the country to stay neutral when it comes to foreign policies.


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