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31

Judicial branch ensures

Good judgement, responsible only to constitution

32

Hamilton argued that the constitution allowed national gov to exercise only

Enumerated powers

33

National gov has no authority over

Individuals

34

Adding bill of rights would insinuate that national gov had powers the constitution

Didn't give it

35

Bill of rights was

Unnecessary

36

By June 1788 nine states ratified but

New York nor Virginia ratified

37

A compromise was reached in that federalists would support

Adding a bill of rights

38

Compromise deprived anti Feds of their most powerful argument against the

Constitution

39

Virginia and New York then

Ratified

40

Ratification by 11 stars still didn't end

The debate

41

North Carolina had a convention that adjourned

Without voting

42

Rhode Island sent constitution constitution. To town meetings

Where it was rejected

43

With bill of rights North Carolina

Ratified

44

Rhode Island forced to ratify when providence threatened ro

Leave the state and join the union

45

George Washington also threatened Rhode Island with

Commercial restrictions

46

Faction: any group within a society that promoted its own

Self interest at the expense of the common goodb