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Click to edit Master subtitle style The Preamble to the U.S.  Freedom Week 2009
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Why did the Founders Write  Replaced the Articles of  Confederation.
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Problems with the Articles of  Under the Articles there was no separation of  powers. The central government under the Articles  was too weak since the majority of the power  rested with the states. Congress, under the Articles, did not have the  power to tax.
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More Problems with the  In order to change or amend the  Articles, unanimous approval of the  states was required.  For any major laws to pass they had to  be approved by 9 of the 13 states.  Under the Articles, Congress did not 
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What is the Preamble? Adopted on September 17, 1787. The Preamble to the United States Constitution is a  brief introductory statement of the fundamental  purposes and guiding principles which the 
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2010 for the course UTL 202 taught by Professor Lopez during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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