Presentation on theme: "DO NOW Compare and contrast George Washington’s Presidency to that of John Adams. How are they similar? How are they different? What type of precedent."— Presentation transcript:
DO NOW Compare and contrast George Washington’s Presidency to that of John Adams. How are they similar? How are they different? What type of precedent do you think John Adams set for the presidency after his term in office?
Why do people disagree? What happens when people disagree?
SENTENCE STARTERS I believe that… I understand your point, but… I would like to point out…. I disagree with you because…. I respect your opinion. However… I would like you to clarify…. I am confused because….. I agree because….
Elastic clause – Part of Constitution that said Congress can make “necessary and proper” laws –Federalists wanted a loose interpretation of the elastic clause (more laws) –Dem-Republicans wanted a strict interpretation of the elastic clause (fewer laws)
Foreign Relations Federalists – Connect to British –Favored Jay’s Treaty –Peace and neutrality to grow the US Dem-Republicans – Connect to French –Jefferson supported French Revolution –Jefferson lived in France as an ambassador
QUOTE A “ All communities divide themselves into the few and the many. The first are the rich and well born; the other, the mass of people…. The people are turbulent and changing; they seldom judge or determine right. Give therefore to the first class a….permanent share in the government….they therefore will ever maintain good government”
QUOTE F “I consider the foundation of the Constitution as laid on this ground-that all powers not delegated [given] to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states, or to the people….”