The first example of laying down the law
The first form of govt. in the colonies
Limits the power of the king, and further developing rights
The colonist was fed up with the Crown and wanted to completely end their relationship.
This was the first real talk about the future of the colonies, considering to become our own independent nation
Formally announced the United States as its own independent nation
This was the first form of government for our new nation
A rebellion against the debt crisis that's been ongoing since the revolutionary war. Made the nation realize that the government was too weak.
The second form of government that increased the power of the central government, still in use today.