Unformatted text preview: The Constitution
Can we make it work?
Look what we did! * Federalists
* For the ratification of the new document
Support of many large landowners, judges, lawyers, leading clergymen and
Ratification * 9 of the 13 states needed to accept the document
* Delaware is the first!
* Acceptance by the states was quickly over shadowed by Massachusetts.
9 States ratify it!!!!
So why aren’t we happy? * We still don’t have
Propaganda * Federalist Papers
* For the Constitution
* James Madison
* New York
* Alexander Hamilton
* John Jay
Send it to Tom!...
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- Fall '11
- The Federalist Papers, national debt, strong central government, federal excise tax