edit]. Several plans were introduced, with the most important plan being that of
James Madison (the Virginia Plan).
The first two months of the Convention saw fierce debate over the 15 points of the
"Virginia Plan" which had been proposed by Madison as an upgrade to the ...
Convention in Philadelphia The room in Independence Hall (formerly the State
House) in Philadelphia where debates over the proposed Constitution took place
Nov 27, 2014 ... (1787), in U.S. history, convention that drew up the Constitution of the ...
proposed a bicameral legislature with proportional representation in ...
On this day in History, Constitutional Convention begins on May 25, 1787. ... The
problem was resolved by the Connecticut Compromise, which proposed a ...
Constitutional Convention ... he suspected that he would be made the
Convention's leader, and probably be proposed as the nation's first chief
George Washington for the presidency of the Constitutional Convention. The vote
.... The proposed government had three branches--legislative, executive, and ...
Introduction to the Constitutional Convention .... and the people, after debate,
calmly elected delegates who proposed a solution, which, in turn, was debated
Several plans were introduced at the Constitutional Convention. The Virginia
Plan, inspired by James Madison, proposed that both houses of the legislature ...
To some delegates, the economic aspect of the constitution was the utmost
priority. ... Edmund Randolph, representing Virginia, proposed a plan largely