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John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, XYZ, Alien/Sedition, VA&KY resolu, Marbury vs Madison, LA purchase

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2nd president
John Adams
2: VP
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams born/died
1735-1826
John Adams terms
1797-1801
2: State
Pickering
2: Treasure
Wolcott
2: war
McHenry
2: attorney
lee
2: navy
stoddert
2: post
habersham
3rd president
Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson born/died
1743-1826
Thomas Jefferson terms
1801-1809
3: Idea
state shouldn't have decisions about what the church can do
3: VP
Burr and Clinton
3: state
Madison
3: Treasury
Dexter and Gallatin
3: War
Dearborn
3: AG
Lincoln, Breckinridge, Rodney
3: Navy
Smith
X, Y, Z
Pickney, Gerry, and Marshal
x, y, and z's job
to bring about peace
Alien and Sedition Acts
passed following XYZ affair, to weaken republican party
List of Alien and Sedition Acts
naturalization, alien, alien enemies, sedition
naturalization
aliens: residents for 14 years before becoming US citizens
alien
authorized president to deport aliens
alien enemies
allowed wartime arrest
sedition
bad activity was wrong
VA & KY Resolution
sedition act violated freedom of speech, constitution did not say who had authority to decide unconstitutional
VA/KY Resolution
states can nullify laws; a&s acts unconstitutional; ex of defiance of federal power; principle of nullification; remains unresolved for whil
Marbury vs Madison
1803; dissaproved laws; 12th amendment; commissions signed by adams and sealed by marshal; adams made appts; jefferson refused to recognize appts; madison refused to deliver marbury's commission
Louisiana purchase
purchase of land from France; taken away from French territory of Louisiane in 1803, Jefferson president,
Embargo Act
1807; by Congress; answer to British orders; restricted neutral shipping; Jefferson undertook to answer