APUSH Hamilton vs Jefferson Flash Cards

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Passed Alien and Sedition Acts
Hamilton

Pro-France
Jefferson

Against a protective tariffs
Jefferson

Believed in government by aristocracy; distrusted common man
Hamilton

While out of power, interpreted Constitution strictly
Both

Favored giving people the vote
Hamilton

Party of George Washington, John Adams, Samuel Chase, John Marshall and Marbury
Hamilton

Opposed state banks
Hamilton

Pro-England
Hamilton

Led by planters, farmers and wage earners living mainly in the South and Southwest and urban laborers
Hamilton

Believed in strong state and local governments and a weak central government
Jefferson

Favored limits on freedom of speech and the press
Hamilton

Supported individual liberties
Jefferson

While in power, interpreted Constitution loosely
Both

Believed that average people should run the government
Jefferson

Passed Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions
Jefferson

Feared Democracy
Hamilton

Believed the government should be run by and for the rich
Hamilton

Favored freedom of speech and the press
Jefferson

Believed in a strong central government and weak state governments
Hamilton

Believed the government should promote farming and small businesses
Jefferson

Opposed policies that supported agrarian interests
Hamilton

Favored policies for manufacturing interests
Hamilton

Party of James Madison & Albert Gallatin
Jefferson

Favored policies for assumption by federal government of state war debts
Hamilton

Favored giving many people the vote
Jefferson

Lef by merchants, bankers, and lawyers living primarily in New England
Hamilton

Favored the Louisiana Purchase
Jefferson

Opposed the Jay Treaty
Hamilton

Favored the National Bank
Hamilton

Favored democracy
Jefferson

Believed government should promote industry and trade
Hamilton

Favored rule by the educated masses
Hamilton

Opposed the Pinckney Treaty
Hamilton

Saw themselves as the primary protectors of the constitution
Hamilton

Feared the Louisiana Purchase
Hamilton

The XYZ Affair made them look good
Hamilton

Did not want the Quasi-War with France to end
Hamilton

Created popular based clubs/groups in support of their party
Both

Would most support Citizen Genet’s position
Jefferson

Supported the Marbury v. Madison decision
Hamilton

Saw themselves as the heirs of revolutionary republican ideology as stated in the Declaration fo Independence
Jefferson

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