New Jersey Plan vs. Virginia Plan

New Jersey Plan vs. Virginia Plan

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  • And my name is James Madison of Virginia and I am proposing the Virginia Plan for our representative.
  • My name is William Patterson of New Jersey and I am proposing the New Jersey Plan for our representative.
  • The Articles of Confederation is weak. I think it should be amended. 
  • We agree with that decision as well.
  • In our plan, representation to  Congress is based on population.
  • Well our plan provides equal representation in Congress.
  • Well our plan believes that slaves should count towards population.
  • We believe that slaves should not count as population.
  • Fine. Let's make a Three-Fifths Compromise.
  • The Commerce Compromise promises that we as federalists would never tax imports.
  • The Great Compromise will give the Constitution a bicameral, or two house, legislature.
  • We have come to a decision. We choose the Virginia Plan.
  • We promise to add a Bill of Rights to the Constitution.
  • The elite will have too much power if you do that. They will abuse the rights of people.
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