Chapter 10 sections 1 and 2Presentation Transcript
Jefferson’s Presidency Our 3rd President
Bellwork 2-4• Find the following words in the text (not the glossary) and copy definitions: democratic, laissez faire, free market, judicial review
2-5 Bellwork• Define expedition and Continental Divide from your text in 10.2
2-6• Define tribute, embargo, impressment, and smuggling from text.
2-7• Define Confederation, War Hawks, and Nationalism from text.
Jefferson wanted• greater democracy• smaller role for the Federal Government
Economic Policies•Keep the Federal debt low. −Sec. of Treas. Gallatin reduced spending. −Gov’t. should take a laissez faire approach. Allow businesses and markets to operate without gov’t. interference.
Less Active Government•Government only there for protection of citizens.•Reduced government departments and size of departments.•Reduced military size.