The Formation of a National Governme17

The Formation of a National Governme17 - , Attheoutset,...

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The Formation of a National Government Leaders crafted constitutional, legal basis for young nation At the outset, most delegates furnished a single answer – the use of force.  But it was  quickly seen that the application of force upon the states would destroy the Union. The  decision was that the government should not act upon the states but upon the people  within the states, and should legislate for and upon all the individual residents of the  country. As the keystone of the Constitution, the convention adopted two brief but highly  significant statements: Congress shall have power . .. to make all Laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into Execution the . .. Powers vested by this Constitution in the Government of the United States. . ..   (Article I, Section 7) This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in
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