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Why was George Washington not affiliated with a political party?
He feared they would divide the nation.
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He refused to join a political party and believed them to be harmful. ^ that is true but many people considered him as a member of the federalists. but for A+ its none
George Washington was not for either Political Party, although different parties did not exist back then, he did say that political parties would be the downfall of this natio…n.
Answer He wasn't the member of any particular party and didn't believe our system of government should be set up around parties.
He did not have one because he was the first president so non of the present-day ones were even in effect during his time.
There were no political parties during the first 40 years of the United States. George Washington was strongly opposed to political parties and prophetically warned of their e…vils in his Farewell Address of 1796. (Link below).
George Washington was the first president of the United States. Prior to becoming president, he served as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army. Washington was not pu…blic a member of a political party.
George Washington, the 1st President of the United States, did notbelong to a political party. He served as President from 1789 to1797.
Washington's views would fit best with the Federalist party. However, parties were just beginning to form when Washington was running for president and their organization was …informal . I doubt that Washington paid dues or carried A Federalist membership card.
divide the nation
George Washington is currently the only president to have been elected without any official endorsement by a political party. Generally speaking, Washington's policies reflec…ted a moderate Federalist agenda. He governed for 8 years in total.
he apparently wasn't in one..:)
George Washington thought that the political parties would tear the country apart. He said when he left office that political parties would be the downfall of this country
He was not a member of a political party because he believed that they would separate our country.
Political parties were something of a surprise- they began to form sometime after Washington was elected and overall he did not like the idea.
He believed political parties would lead to chaos and unnecessary disputes (He was right)