democratic/republican/party

Timeline created by scottjokinsky
  • Washington

    Geogre Washington was chosen the president his secretary of state was Thomas Jefferson,his secretary of treasury was Alexander Hamilton
  • After the revolution

    Federalists believed that American foreign policy should favor British interests, while the Democratic-Republicans beilieved that they should make a bond with the French. The Democratic-Republicans supported the government that had taken over France after the revolution of 1789
  • evolved

    it evolved in 1790s around the time of George Washington's presidency
  • Split into polictical groups

    George washington decided to seperate groups,Hamilton and Jefferson agreed to this and in 1793 Hamilton's group became Federalists group and Jeffersons group became Democratic Republicans
  • Jays treaty

    made citizens infuriated with the Federalists politcal group
  • John Adams

    was elected president (Federalists)
  • Thomas Jefferson

    elected president (Democratic Republican)
  • James Madison

    elected president
  • John Adams

    was elected president