After many losses in the Ohio and Illinois territories, the public clamors for action against the Northwest Indians. Victory would allow new territory to be integrated into the union.
This is an issue for the General. 4 Difficulty. Resolved: +2 popularity, Failed/Ignored: Add to next deck, -2 popularity.
Pinckney is currently the General. The president can appoint a higher ability candidate of his own party, so long as they have the military trait.