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Updated: 1/14/2021
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  • Scrap that, the entire US congress needs to revise this mess
  • Virginia legislature, we need to to talk about the articles of confederation and its weaknesses
  • Come on Framers, we have to discuss the Articles today
  • I appreciate you all coming here. What happened with Shay's rebellion cannot be allowed to happen again. You came because you are all nationalists, and you wish to help this country as best you can.
  • Here, at the Constitutional Convention, we will be creating a new form of government, created and directed mostly by James Madison and Alexander Hamilton.
  • I am a federalists, so this will strengthen the government. But don't fear. The separation of powers and the checks and balances will ensure that no one part of the government will get too powerful.
  • I am one in favor of popular sovereignty so our leaders are chosen by the people. I am also in changing the amendment process, making have to have 2/3 majority from either the senators and representatives or 2/3 majority from state legislatures.