Alexander Hamilton was put in charge of fixing the nation's finances. He proposed a plan to get the US out of debt. The first step was to pay off all war debts. The second was to raise government revenues. The third, and final step, was to create a national bank.
Hamilton's Financial Plan
Hey guys! I think I have a plan that will get us out of debt!
The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against the government's tax on whiskey. The government responded by standing their ground and proved that they can and will enforce their laws.
NO MORE TAX ON WHISKEY!
Rebellion will not be tolerated!
The French began a rebellion against their government for liberty and equality. In the United States, people were split on who to help. Alexander Hamilton, for example, wanted to help the British. Meanwhile, Thomas Jefferson wanted to help the French.