I think he was the first President of the United States
Washington served as a general and commander-in-chief of the colonial armies during the American Revolution,
Washington made the office of the presidency powerful by appointing a cabinet and proposing major legislation to Congress
At the same time he defined practices that emphasized the republican character of the position.
Have you guys heard about Washington setting precedents ????
George Washington cabinets ( Cabinet, two terms as president, farewell address, use of new federal powers under the constitution )
Hamilton wanted to Repay the national debt Protective tariffs National banks Whiskey tax
The Whiskey Rebellion was a tax protest in the United States beginning in 1791 during the presidency of George Washington. The so-called "whiskey tax" was the first tax imposed on a domestic product by the newly formed federal government. ... These farmers resisted the tax
Washington dedicates a large part of his farewell address to discussing foreign relations and the dangers of permanent alliances between the United States and foreign nations. This issue dominated national politics during the French Revolutionary Wars between France and Britain.