Federalist Paper In 1787

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Around the time of the publication of the Federalist Papers in 1787, the Constitution was just created. The first meeting of the Constitutional Convention took place on May 25 1787. Every state (with the exception of Rhode Island) drafted the Constitution from the revision of the Articles of Confederation. All delegates, except three, then signed it. The Constitution was published in the Pennsylvania Packet and eventually proposed by Congress. After the submission, the Federalist Papers were written and published in The Independant Journalist. The Federalist Papers were a series of 85 articles written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay. They were created to convince the delegates of New York to ratify the Constitution. The

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