Alexander hamilton is wanting a national bank, tariffs and to pay off war pay. But Thomas Jefferson disagreed and thinks that Hamilton is going to tax them because it will help Hamilton. But Hamilton is just trying to pay off national debt.
The farmers are mad at the government for taxing there whiskey. So the farmers protested against the government. Also a group of farmers beat a tax collector up.
The French are rebelling against there own government. They wanted liberty. The French were inspired by the U.S. to do this.
Alien and Sedition acts
When Washington left John Adams took over. But Washington warned people not to have political parties. But once he left people did not listen to his advice.
NO POLITICAL PARTIES, GOODBYE!
France were trying to get money from America so they would not attack there ships. America did not know the three Frenchs names. So they referred to them as XYZ
The alien and sedition acts were created during John Adams presidency. They gave the president the power to jail anybody saying mean things to the government. But it violated the first amendment.