We should start promoting trade among our states
We should just make national trade laws!
A constitutional convention is called In 1786, a series of events began that would eventually lead to a new form of government for the united states. The government wanted to create national trade laws, but making such changes required amending the articles of confederation. At first many americans doubted the government's power until shays rebellion and that changed most peoples minds. So all in all more people participated in the meeting except for rhode island.
The conventions Delegates There were 55 delegates in the constitutional convention, these delegates were later known as the founding fathers of the united states. But not everyone was at the constitutional convention. Some were over seas and some refused to go.