072 - Political Science 8/29/2007 10:00:00 AM John McCain...

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Political Science 29/08/2007 10:00:00 John McCain is the first presidential candidate to ask for federal primary matching  fund Articles of Confederation Very difficult to change the Articles of Confederation (requires more than the  majority of votes) 1787: First Constitution Convention – agreed to meet next summer Road to Constitutional Convention Dramatize the cause James Madison and Alexander Hamilton wrote columns about it. Adopt nationalist, patriotic rhetoric Gain support from unifying, charismatic leaders George Washington and Ben Franklin Appear innocuous until plan of action is certain Downplayed the whole process so that people would attend the convention or  even to hold the convention
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Political Science 29/08/2007 10:00:00 Managing the Convention Control the Agenda Madison establishes the Agenda by writing an entire draft of Constitution in 
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2008 for the course HIST 1100 taught by Professor Horner during the Fall '07 term at Missouri (Mizzou).

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