FID #3 - George Washington
George Washington was elected as the first president of the United States in 1789 under the new Constitution! He was the only U.S. president to win every electoral vote. John Adams came in second place. Back then, whoever came in second became the vice president. Watch the video below. While you watch the video, use the document below, Launching a New Nation - Guided Notes, to write down five important facts that you learn about President George Washington.