Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

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  • In late June, 1776, Jefferson completed the Declaration. He read it to the Congress.
  • On July 2, 1776, the Continental Congress voted the 13 colonies were "free and independent states"
  • After polishing Jefferson's language, the delegates adopted the Document on the night of July 4, 1776
  • The first section stresses the idea of natural rights
  • The second part of the Declaration lists the wrongs that led the Americans to break away from Britain
  • The last part of the Declaration says that the colonies are the United States of America
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