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The document that would replace the Articles of Confederation was the Constitution. At the time of the creation of the Articles, it was fine, but it would no longer suit the needs of the people. There were limitations that the Articles had that made tasks more complicated because of the vagueness and the way in which these rules were set up. Congress had many problems due to the Articles of Confederation. They had no power to enact tariff taxes, nor did they have the ability to enforce laws; they also had no ability to regulate any sort of trade. Finally, they required a 23 majority vote of the states to pass laws. The limitations put upon the system of government needed to be lifted for the country to continue to run smoothly and be able to improve and build upon itself. The Constitution was the resolution to this issue and was adopted by the Conventions of States on September 17, 1787 and then ratified on Jun 21, 1788. The Constitution is still in use even to this day. The Articles of Confederation was by no means a bad thing since it laid the foundation for what would com


 
 
 
 
 
 



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