The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States
Constitution. .... September 17 • Constitution signed and Convention adjourns:
The approved ... In addition to...
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. ... Attended
Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying
Convention, Expected Vote, Final Vote .... Rejected Constitution 184-84 on
August 2, 1788.
For 2 days, September 26 and 27, Congress debated whether to censure the
delegates to ... Significantly, state conventions, not Congress, were the agents of
ratification. ... It took 10 months for the first nine states to approve the Constitution.
Feb 1, 2013 ... It took 10 months for the 13 states to approve the document. ... The debate over
the Constitution divided Americans into two groups. ... The men who attended the
ratifying convention were among the most famous names ... The last two states --
North Carolina and Rhode Island -- did not approve it until many ...
List of the dates and votes of ratification of the Constitution. ... Some states ratified
quickly, others had to hold several conventions to accept the Constitution —
though all eventually did. This page ... August 2, 1788: North Carolina convention
adjourns without ratifying by a vote of 185 in favor of ... Last Modified: 24 Jan
The last two states to ratify the U.S. Constitution were North Carolina and Rhode
Island. North Carolina voted to ratify the Constitution in 1789, and Rhode Island ...
New Hampshire becomes the ninth and last necessary state to ratify the ... the
post-Revolutionary War Articles of Confederation were apparent, such as ... On
May 29, 1790, Rhode Island voted by two votes to ratify the document, and the
last of ...
Mar 30, 2016 ... 2. Federalism and the United States Constitution. 3. Constitutional ... the rebellion
, many states were reluctant and chose not to get involved.
Five state conventions voted to approve the Constitution almost immediately ...
Four of the five states to first ratify were small states that stood to benefit from a ...
state assembly tried to block this move by refusing to attend the last two days of ...
The course of the thirteen States in ratifying the new Constitution presents an
interesting study: ... They were opposed to the National powers granted by the
Constitution. On July 2 Congress received word that the ninth State had ratified.
... the twenty-fifth day of October last past; and acknowledging, with grateful
hearts, the ...