Study Guide

Alien and Sedition Acts People

By Congress

John Adams

If you think of the Founding Fathers as the Avengers, poor Adams is usually considered to be...

Thomas Jefferson

If the Founding Fathers were the Avengers, Thomas Jefferson would be Iron Man. He was a...

James Madison

James Madison's stature in history was a lot greater than his actual stature. He was our shortest...

Jonathan Dayton

Dayton was the Federalist Speaker of the House when the Alien and Sedition Acts were made law, so...

Theodore Sedgwick

You know the one person in school who just has to serve in some office? Class president,...