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democracyjournal.org/magazine/21/the-framers-constitution

First, at the very core of the Framers' Constitution is the recognition that, in a .... those who enacted the broad foundational provisions of our Constitution often did  ...

www.civiced.org/constitution-course-unit-ii

The Center for Civic Education is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational corporation dedicated to promoting an enlightened and responsible citizenry committed to ...

www.history.com/topics/constitution

Find out more about the history of The U.S. Constitution, including videos, ... After several failed attempts at creating a government, a 1787 convention is called to draft a ... which refused to send representatives because it did not want a powerful ... The delegates (who also became known as the “framers” of the Constitution) ...

www.boundless.com/political-science/textbooks/boundless-political-science-textbook/the-constitution-and-the-founding-of-america-2/the-constitutional-convention-25/the-framers-of-the-constitution-148-7498

The Framers of the Constitution were delegates to the Constitutional ... Several notable founders did not participate in the Constitutional Convention. ... took part in winning American independence and creating the United States of America.

www.minnpost.com/eric-black-ink/2012/10/why-constitution-s-framers-didn-t-want-us-directly-elect-president

Oct 17, 2012 ... The Framers of the Constitution saw the need for such an executive to run the ... The Framers did, after all, create four power centers (president, ...

www.wyzant.com/resources/answers/53077/why_did_the_framers_of_the_constitution_choose_to_create_a_republic_instead_of_a_pure_democracy

Hey Edwin, This is a classic question that the majority of the modern population does not know the outcome. A republic or a democracy was ...

www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/briefing/Origins_Development.htm

The framers of the Constitution created the United States Senate to protect the .... whose members argued that secret sessions did not allow them to effectively ...

www.constitutionfacts.com/us-founding-fathers

Learn About The U.S. Founding Fathers Who Made Significant Contributions to the ... The following list is by no means complete, but it does identify people who  ...

www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/creating-new-government/resources/constitution-and-slavery

The word “slave” does not appear in the Constitution. ... The framers of the Constitution believed that concessions on slavery were the price for the ... If the Constitution temporarily strengthened slavery, it also created a central government ...

www.enotes.com/homework-help/why-did-framers-constitution-create-bicameral-263293

Jun 11, 2011 ... After seven weeks of hard work during the summer of 1787, the Constitutional Conventional was in serious jeopardy of concluding without a ...