Origins of American Government. Basic Concepts of Our Government (Obj. 8). Ordered Government Organized regulation of the state Limited Government Government is not all-powerful Individuals have certain rights the govt cannot take away Representative Government
King John signing the Magna Carta
King William and Mary of Orange
“no taxation without
Required that all legal documents and public documents (ex. Contracts, newspapers) have a stamp on it.
The stamp cost money, which went directly to the British government
The Boston Tea Party (1773)
The Boston Massacre (1770)