The Constitution . It had to be Ratified. Needed 9 states to approve it. When punished in the newspaper. Debates sprung all around. Two Groups . Anti-Federalist. Supporters of the Constitution. Wanted a strong national gov. Ensure the nations ability to protect it-self.
Supporters of the Constitution.
Wanted a strong national gov.
Ensure the nations ability to protect it-self
Opponents of the Constitution
Feared strong gov. endangered people liberates and rights.
Of the Constitution
Which goal of Gov. pledges to protect our basic freedoms?
1872 congress decided elections be held in every state on the same date in even-number years
Were documents issued by Gov. allowing merchant ships arm themselves and attack ships of an enemy nation. (They are no longer issued)
The Supreme Court
Means the power of a court to hear a case where it arises.
Does not decide guilt, decides whether to lower court trial was properly conducted and review lower court decision.
Relations among the States
The amendment process