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opponents of a strong central government who campaigned against the ratification of the Constitution in favor of a confederation of independant states.
supporters of the stronger central government, who advocated the ratification of the new constitution.
What were some problems with the Articles Of Confederation and why did citizens feel we needed to rewrite the Constitution?
The Articles had problems with Currency, Interstate Commerce, Foreign Trade, and Foreign Affairs.
What type of government did the Founders create and where did they get their ideas on government from?
Democratic Republic, they got the ideas from the Magna Carta, & the English bill of rights.
Powers not specifically granted to the federal government or denied to the states belong to the states and the people.
the body of electors who formally elect the United States president and vice-president.
1. natural born citizen of the us 2. must be at least 35 years old 3. resident of the us for 14 years.
25 years old, resident of state, citizen for 7 years, 2 year (no limit).
A minor party that believes in extremely limited government. Libertarians call for a free market system, expanded individual liberties such as drug legalization, and a foreign policy of nonintervention, free trade, and open immigration.
a crime or offense that is less serious than a felony; any minor misbehavior or misconduct.
A relationship in which the lives of all people are intertwined closely and any one nation's problems are part of a larger global problem.
an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices.
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