What Were The Greatest Achievements Of The New State Constitutions

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The new state constitutions were “Americas’ greatest achievements” because they helped develop a new system of beliefs and principles for the people and government. These constitutions contained ideas such as, higher law and natural rights, which were the belief that every state considered its constitution to "higher" law that could place limits on the government's power. The new state constitutions also allowed people to create a government to protect their natural rights and sovereignty rests with the people in accordance with constitutional requirements. The Americans were given representation to vote; the ability to vote for a representative, Therefore, creating Legislative supremacy, a government in which legislature has the most power,

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