Empire of Liberty: The Presidency of George Washington

Excerpt from Dr. Jack Bankston’s “The Founding Years”, University of New South Wales Press, 2017. III. The Presidency of George Washington Washington’s assumption of office was far different from the inaugurations we know today. The country was much smaller, the government was virtually nonexistent and there was no precedent at any level. Washington’s salary alone … More Empire of Liberty: The Presidency of George Washington