How Did George Washington Impact Society

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I think that George Washington had a dramatic impact on the U.S. because he was the first president and he issued the Neutrality Proclamation. George Washington was the first elected president of the United States. (pg 183) This was important to our country because Washington set the standard for the future presidents. After Washington had helped in the Revolutionary War, the people liked him a lot. Washington had set the origins for the cabinet. (pg 183) He had Jefferson, Hamilton, and Knox as his cabinet. This is important to our presidency today because we now have a more in-depth cabinet in effect in our government today. After four years, Washington retired and was no longer the president. (pg 195) This made everyone else who was president

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