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The Whiskey Rebellion: True History and Hidden Lessons

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Learn More at the 10th Amendment Center The standard version of the whiskey rebellion story, the one which I believed until I started reading on the topic, goes something like this….  In 1791, the Congress passed a whiskey tax.  In 1792, four back-woods counties in western Pennsylvania, unable to cooperate and accept the new reality…

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