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    Articles of Confederation and the Constitution

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    Compare and contrast the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution, especially in regard to the specific powers granted by each to the national government.

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    As you compare and contrast please allow my ideas to help:

    First, please note the differences in terms of taxes. For example, The Articles of Confederation maintained that Congress could request states to pay taxes, while the Constitution warrants that Congress has right to levy taxes on individuals. Another difference was the lack of a system of federal courts under the Articles, but different under the Constitution since it created a court system to deal with issues between citizens and ...

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    This posting offers a discussion and research sample of how these two documents both parallel and differ. It is about 300 words with references for further information.