Comparing The Articles Of Confederation And The Constitutional Convention

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Constituion The Articles of Confederation was the first written Constitution of the United States and it tells how the national government was established in. The Articles of Confederation was ratified on March 1, 1781. Without the Articles of confederation Congress felt as if we had a weak union and this would make it stronger. The Constitution is needed because it gives us the basic rights people of the United States have today.
The history of the Constitutional Convention began in May of 1787. By 1786 The Articles of Confederation became weak and the United States needed a stronger constitution. On May 25, 1787 a representative from each state except Rhode Island met in Philadelphia to discuss the issues with the Articles of Confederation

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