George Washington showed leadership during the whiskey rebellion because he could keep the peace. in the passage it states, "The government would use force to maintain order." This shows that he wanted to prevent wars as the leader.
George Washington showed leadership again by when he had challenges in the west because he was protecting white settlers. in the text it said "... crushed the native Americas hopes of keeping their land." This shows that he was trying to protect other white settlers.
Thomas Jefferson showed leadership during the Louisiana purchase