Great Debates In American History Volume 1; Colonial Rights The Revolution The Constitution

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1913 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XII Strong Ob Weak Government! debate In The Constitutional Convention On Basis Op Representation Debate on the Virginia Plan of Representation of States in Congress According to Population: in favor (in the main), James Wilson Pa., James Madison Va., Charles Pinckney 3. C., Alexander Hamilton N. Y., Hugh Williamson N. C., Elbridge Gerry Mass., Rufus King Mass., Gov. Edmund Randolph Va.; opposed (in the main), John Lansing, Jr. N. Y., George Mason Va., Dr. William Samuel Johnson Ct., Judge Oliver Ellsworth Ct.,-Luther Martin Md.,Gov. Benjamin Franklin Pa., George Read Del., Abraham Baldwin Ga., Gunning S. Bedford, Jr. Del., Gouverneur Morris Pa., Robert Yatea and Lansing, of New York, Leave the Convention--Their Report to Gov. George Clinton--George Washington's Despairing Letter to Hamilton. IN the debate which ensued on the adoption of the Virginia plan, the chief speakers were, mainly in the affirmative: James Wilson Pa., James Madison Va., Charles Pinckney S. C., Alexander Hamilton N. Y., Hugh Williamson N. C., Elbridge Gerry Mass., Rufus King Mass., and Gov. Edmund Randolph Va.; mainly in the negative: John Lansing, Jr. N. Y., George Mason Va., Dr. William Samuel Johnson Ct., Judge Oliver Ellsworth Ct., Luther Martin Md., Gov. Benjamin Franklin Pa., George Read Del., Abraham Baldwin Ga., Gunning S. Bedford, Jr. Del., and Gouverneur Morris Pa.. Strong Or Weak Government? Constitutional Convention, June 19-JuLT 5, 1787 Mr. Lansing.--I am clearly of opinion that I am not authorized to accede to a system which will annihilate the State governments, and the Virginia plan is declarative of such extinction. It has been asserted that the public mind is not known. To some points it may be true; but we may collect from the fate of the requisition of the ...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1913 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XII Strong Ob Weak Government! debate In The Constitutional Convention On Basis Op Representation Debate on the Virginia...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:166 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.35 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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