Why America Should Stick With The Constitution

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From 1787 to 1788, anonymous essays were appearing in the New York Times newspapers. They were published under the pen name “Publius,” who later was found out to be a man named Alexander Hamilton. Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United states. He, along with two other men, James Madison and John Jay, were promoters of the constitution, and were the ones who wrote the Federalist papers. These papers were eighty-five separate essays that’s intention was to urge the residence of New York to ratify the new United States Constitution. One of the eighty-five essays was titled, Federalist 16. This essay was basically Hamilton stating his opinion on why America should stick with the constitution. He says that the government before
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