Essays Tagged: "Alien Sedition Act"

A study sheet of where each U.S. president stood on different issues and important facts about them.

y president to be elected unanimously.JOHN ADAMS-Appointed several conservative judges. -Signed the alien sedition act-Reluctantly revealed the XYZ affair.Signed a treaty with Napoleon Bonaparte. -1st ...

(3 pages) 94 0 3.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Alien and Sedition Acts

The Alien and Sedition ActsAs president in 1797, John Adams and the Federalist Party controlled congress ... were in the majority sought to repress domestic protest. A series of laws known collectively as the Alien and Sedition Acts were passed by the Federalists Congress in 1798 and signed into law by Presi ... utter, or publish … any false scandalous and malicious writing" against the government. The Alien and Sedition Acts definitely posed a threat to American liberty by interfering with the Bill o ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers