Pages of Pages of H1301 Unit 2 Lecture Two class 2008 [4]

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Constitutional Compromises: Grand Committee: – Franklin, one delegate from each state: – Great Compromise or “Sherman plan” for • Two houses of legislature - both must agree for laws for laws – House of Representatives directly elected for two years – Senate selected by State Legislatures for six years – President for 4 years • Chief Executive, Head of State, Commander in Chief of military • Elected by Electoral College which is to be elected by the people.
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Unformatted text preview: – Slaves would be 3/5 of a person for tax and representation purposes • Slave trade couldn’t be outlawed for 20 years – Sovereignty • Resided in the people • The constitution divided the people’s power between States and National – “Federalism” • Constitution was “Supreme Law” – Ratified by States Unit 2 Lecture Two Hollinger 1301 4 – “Pre-dated States (?)...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.

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