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Baron de Montesquieu
believed that political liberty could best be preserved if the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of government had equal power, AND proposed the separation of powers that became an important element in the constitution
one of the main problems with the Articles of Confederation was that there was no direct contact between this and the central government
trade and money
In 1785, Maryland and Virginia called a meeting to try to resolve what problems under the Articles of Confederation
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