Washington served as a general and commander-in-chief of the colonial armies during the American Revolution, and later became the first president
What precedents did he set?
made the office of the presidency powerful by appointing a cabinet and proposing major legislation to Congress
He proposed that the government assume the entire debt of the federal government and the states. His plan was to retire the old depreciated obligations by borrowing new money at a lower interest rate.
How did he handle the Whiskey Rebellion?
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.
establish federal authority by military means within state boundaries, as officials moved into western Pennsylvania to quell an uprising of settlers rebelling against the liquor tax.
1) Stay out of debt 2) Stay out of other countries business (stay neutral) 3)Have no political parties 4) Get well educated.