Class Notes

One of the consequences of the Election of 1800 was the downfall of the Federalist Party.  They will run losing campaigns for the next four elections but are soundly defeated by the Republicans.  After the War of 1812, they will stop running candidates altogether and disappear.  Their party will never resurface, but their ideas will as more people start moving west and need more government help.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s