Let's Learn About Federalists v. Anti-Federalists
SS.7.CG.1.10: Compare the viewpoints of the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists regarding the ratification of the Constitution and inclusion of a bill of rights.
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Over time it became clear that the Articles of Confederation had too many weaknesses to create a successful government for the United States. When the U.S. Constitution was being written, two main groups formed that had different ideas about what should be included in the Constitution, the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists.
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