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This Day in History: Kentucky Resolutions Passed on Nov. 10, 1798

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Learn More at the 10th Amendment Center Would the proposed Constitution create the limited federal government promised? That was the central question facing the ratifying conventions as America considered adopting the new Constitution. Those in favor of ratification swore it would. But many remained skeptical, arguing that the new general government would undoubtedly try to…

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