History of the Constitutional Convention

History of the Constitutional Convention – Episode 2

By February 2, 2009 No Comments

Ned Ryun continues his series on the Constitutional Convention.

In this Episode:

  • The challenges of the Articles of Confederation (continued from last week).
  • Tension between the Confederation Congress and the state legislatures.
  • Early foreign policy concerns.
  • Interstate commerce, tariffs, currency, and internal strife.
  • Founding era demographics and ways of life.