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2: Instructor-Graded Assignment Nick Milazzo (NAM 744) 1) Point by point, compare and contrast the Virginia Plan with the New Jersey Plan. The New Jersey Plan Three Branches: Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Unicameral Legislature (one house), all states given equal representation The executive branch selects Supreme Court justices while the legislature appoints members of the executive branch State laws were declared subordinate to those made by the legislature and the Federal Government was given power to regulate trade and levy import duties and taxes The Virginia Plan Three Branches: Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Bicameral Legislature (two houses), states in both the House of Representatives and the Senate were represented in proportion to their size, the House was to be elected by the people and the Senate by the state legislatures The legislature was the most powerful branch; it appointed members of the executive and judicial branches The legislature could strike down what they deemed to be unconstitutional laws, utilize martial law to enforce laws, and regulate interstate commerce 2) Choose any three other debates from your reading, not counting the debate about
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