CLM Daily News
By: Colby Mock, Landon Parker, and Mitchell McCallister.
Ten Percent Plan
Abraham Lincoln has issued plan stipulated that each secessionist state had to redraft its constitution and could reenter the Union only after 10 percent of its eligible voters pledged an oath of allegiance to the United States. A convention was held in little rock in January where they wrote a new constitution that abolished slavery and repudiated secession.