The Articles of Confederation

By: Nina Castillo

Their First Attempted Government

The articles of confederation were created after the colonies became their own states. The articles of confederation was the first attempted government.

The Constitutional Convention

James Madison, the father of the constitution and George Washington ,the president of the converntion enroled at the Constitutional Convention. Very important leaders such as, Sam Adams, John Hancock, and Patrick Henry didn't attend the Constitutional Convention. Their ideal thought of a government is that each state to have there indivisual power not a strong central government to protect the peoples rights. The delegates believed that having a central government is better than indivisually. The delegates thought having a central government would take the rights of the people so they went against the idea and believed having