By : Jean Camacho
The whiskey rebellion,also known as the Whiskey Insurrection, was a tax protest in the united states beginning in 1791, during the presidency of George Washington. ''Whiskey tax'' was the first tax imposed on a domestic product by the newly formed federal government.
Was a political and diplomatic episode, Involving a confrontation between the United States and Republican France that led to an undeclared war called the Quasi-War. Was one of the most pressing issues during John Adams presidency.