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The Great Compromise of 1787 - US Government - About.com
How many representatives to the new Congress should each state get? The answer required the Founding Fathers to make a truly great compromise.
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Requirements to be a United States Representative - US Government
The Branches of Government · The House Agenda · Federalist Papers on Congress · Why We Have a House and a Senate · The Great Compromise of 1787 ...
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Great Compromise of the Constitution - American History - About.com
What is the Great Compromise? Find out in this Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about the Constitution.
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U.S. Constitutional Convention: Key Compromises - American History
The Great Compromise, also called the Connecticut Compromise, combined both plans. It was decided that there would be two chambers in Congress: the ...
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Constitutional Convention - Profile of the Constitutional Convention
The Great Compromise solved how representation should be determined in Congress by combining the Virginia Plan which called for representation based on ...
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The Missouri Compromise - 19th Century History - About.com
The Missouri Compromise, reached in 1820, was the first great compromise over slavery in the decades before the Civil War.
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U.S. Legislative Compromises Over Slavery, 1820-1854
Great Legislative Compromises Held the Union Together ... The Missouri Compromise, passed in 1820, was the first real attempt to find a solution to the issue of ...
http://history1800s.about.com/od/slaveryinamerica/tp/Compromises-Delayed-Civil-War.htm
Kansas-Nebraska Act | 1854 Bill on Slavery - 19th Century History
Legislation Intended as a Compromise Backfired and Led to Civil War ... Douglas himself was opposed to slavery, but did not have any great conviction about ...
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Great Triumvirate: Clay, Webster, and Calhoun - 19th Century History
Clay, Webster, and Calhoun Wielded Great Influence for Decades .... In the spring of 1850, when the men spoke on the Compromise of 1850, that was certainly ...
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