Benjamin Franklin was a federalist which is why he sighed the Declaration of Independence. Anti-federalist is a movement that opposed the creation of a stronger U.S. federal government.
Separation Of Power
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Articles Of Confederation
Do NOT Pass!!
Ratification; the action of signing or giving formal consent to a treaty, contract, or agreement, making it officially valid.
The Independence was formally declared on July 2, 1776, a date that John Adams believed would be “the most memorable epochal in the history of America.
Three Branches Of Government
We are the Three Branches of Government!
The division of state and federal government into three independent branches. The first three articles of the U.S. Constitution call for the powers of the federal government to be divided among three separate branches.
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Was an agreement among the 13 original states of the United States of America that served as its first constitution.
Bill Of Rights
Our federal government has three parts. They are the Executive, (President and about 5,000,000 workers)Legislative (Senate and House of Representatives) and Judicial (Supreme Court and lower Courts).
Between 1787–1789, The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met between May and September of 1787 to address the problems of the weak central government that existed under the Articles of Confederation.
The first ten amendments to the US Constitution, ratified in 1791 and guaranteeing such rights as the freedoms of speech, assembly, and worship. The English constitutional settlement of 1689, confirming the deposition of James II and the accession of William and Mary, laying down the principles of parliamentary supremacy.