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Political parties are organized for various reasons such as to support a particular political figure to advance a particular policy or a general ideological stand to aid politically certain groups or sections of society or merely to combine for short-term political advantages From the beginning of the United States groups such as the Tories Whigs Federalists and the Anti-Federalists have been active supporting various ideas or plans The Tories who were pro-Britaish before the American Revolution and the Whigs those who were Pro-American before the American Revolution were of the earliest groups organized to support a certain cause or idea Next the Federalists and Anti-Federalists emerged alternating supporting and obstructing the ratification of the Constitution During Washingtons presidency dominant political parties were unknown but during his second term the emergence of the Hamilton Jefferson rivalry began to Washington worked to maintain neutrality but the coming of two dominant political parties appeared close on the horizon The 1790s were a turbulent period both at home and abroad and the conflicts that arose laid the foundation of the two-party system in the United States Domestically the economic programs of Alexander Hamilton generated fervent opposition from Thomas Jefferson a Democratic-Republican or Jeffersonian Through Jefferson and Hamiltons economic and political opposing views the emergence of dominant political parties arose Hamilton a strong Federalist who was Washingtons Secretary of Treasury brought forth many proposals to solve the new nations national debt problems Subsequently Thomas Jefferson strongly opposed Hamiltons resolutions and plans First Hamilton wanted the national debt to be funded at par which would allow the infant national government to gain respectability and prove their validity and authority Hamilton persuaded Jefferson to gather votes for his financial plan if in return Virginia would have the federal district on the Potomac Bailey 186 Next Hamilton wanted to create a national bank Jefferson a strict constructionist impetuously argued this to be unconstitutional Through a loose interpretation of the Constitution more specifically the
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