Essay On The Virginia Plan

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The Virginia plan of course favored the southern colonies. The Virginia plan wanted two houses. These houses were both based on population. Both houses are made out of the House of Representatives. They would get more votes out of this and this would help them to say their ideas and have more political power. Edmund Randolph proposed this plan and James Madison write the plan. The New Jersey plan was the opposite of the Virginia Plan. The New Jersey plan favored the Northern colonies. The NJ plan wasn't for population, it was for equal representation. Thio meant that each state sent a delegate and had one vote for their state. So they are going based of majority. It also called for one house. This one house had the senate. William Paterson
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