Impact of Congress

Key Impacts

  • Major accomplishments of First
    Congress to be explored:

    • First Tariff Act, 1789
    • Department of War, 1789
    • Post Office, 1789
    • Organizing Judicial System, 1789
    • Bill of Rights, 1789
    • First Census, 1790
    • Citizen Naturalization, 1790
    • First Patent and Copyright Acts, 1790
    • Location of Nation's Capital, 1790
    • First Bank of the United States, 1791
    • First Internal Revenue Act, 1791