Which political party feared a strong central government?

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Which political party feared a strong central government?

US History Chapter 9 Study Guide

Answer Question
Pinckney’s Treaty Agreement with Spain
Federalist Which political party stood for a strong federal government?
Republican Which party feared that a strong central government would endanger people’s liberties?
John Adams Who was the second president of the United States?

Why did Washington fail to understand the contribution of parties?

It is not that Washington failed to understand the contribution of parties, but he was greatly concerned that they had previously, and would again, grow seeking more power than other groups to the detriment of the whole.

Who was the only president who did not represent a political party?

In the long history of the United States, only one president, George Washington, did not represent a political party.

Why was there no political party in the Constitution?

When the Constitution was written, it didn’t mention anything about political parties. There was a belief, and idealistic assumption, among the founders that those elected to office would reason together and that their differences would reflect their constituents’ interests.

Who are the members of the first two political parties?

George Washington (seated right) in consultation with Thomas Jefferson (seated left) and Alexander Hamilton. With Jefferson as secretary of state and Hamilton as Treasury secretary, two competing visions for America developed into the nation’s first two political parties.

It is not that Washington failed to understand the contribution of parties, but he was greatly concerned that they had previously, and would again, grow seeking more power than other groups to the detriment of the whole.

In the long history of the United States, only one president, George Washington, did not represent a political party.

When the Constitution was written, it didn’t mention anything about political parties. There was a belief, and idealistic assumption, among the founders that those elected to office would reason together and that their differences would reflect their constituents’ interests.

George Washington (seated right) in consultation with Thomas Jefferson (seated left) and Alexander Hamilton. With Jefferson as secretary of state and Hamilton as Treasury secretary, two competing visions for America developed into the nation’s first two political parties.