Updated: 2/14/2020

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  • I want a new national government that has complete political authority.
  • But I think that a perfect union would be possible with no states at all.
  • I think that the people should have more power than they have now.
  • I defend for a weak central government because if they have more power than we will be just like a monarchy
  • I defend the bank. I want a broad interpretation of the Constitution.
  • The Democratic Republicans opposed the Federalists efforts to build a strong centralized state.
  • The Congressional act was called the Residence Act
  • which established the location of the nation’s capital.
  • At the end of this monumental debate the Federalist won and the idea of a National Bank was finally accepted