This presentation explores the early years of the fledgling United States government. The speaker will discuss the concerns and shortcomings of the founding fathers and the vision they harbored for the nascent republic, the world’s oldest national constitutional government. He will identify the competing narratives that shaped the American Revolution and the way they interacted to inform the early party system in the United States. He will conclude by scanning the interplay of party politics and elections throughout American history….
October 16 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm