The New Jersey Plan For The New Government: William Paterson

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The New Jersey Plan was proposed on June 15, 1787 by a man named William Paterson. This plan was proposed for the new government for the United States of America as to oppose to the Virginia Plan. The New Jersey Plan was set up with one branch of government which was the legislative branch and it was opposed by the creators of the Virginia Plan James Madison and Edmund Randolph. This unicameral legislature was inherited by the former constitution on which was to be replaced The Articles of
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