George Washington was one of the founding fathers of the United States of America. He cared for this country much like a parent would care for a child. During his presidency, he solved many consequential problems.
His achievements led to a democratic, wonderful country we like to call: The United States of America. Although he's not thought of as glamorous, George Washington is looked upon with the utmost respect and awe by all countries of the world. Washington walked unsteadily on the uncharted ground of the presidency and was unsure of him self as he began the new responsibilities of his office. He had the help of only a few officials. Also, he and the Vice-President were the only heads of the executive branch. George Washington was the only president to be elected unanimously.
He was the only president inaugurated in two cities: New York and Philadelphia. He never lived in DC, although he was interested in the construction of the city and bought property in DC. "http://www.americanpresidents.org/presidents/gwashington.
asp" Washington believed that the executive, legislative, and judicial branches should have a large gap between them. He also believed that the president should not influence Congress in the passing of laws. However, if he does not agree with a certain bill, he has the power of vetoing it He served as commander-in-chief of the Continental army during the Revolutionary War, and later served as thefirst president of the United States.
His thoughts and ideas helped mold the United States into the great country that it is today. George Washington was born on February 22, 1732 in Westmoreland County, Virginia. He was the eldest son of Augustine Washington and Mary Ball Washington. "http://sc94.ameslab.gov/tour/gwash.
html" He received no formal education, but he read geography, military history, agriculture, deportment, and composition. Washington later developed a powerful and convincing styl…