A document in the United States. The minimal government system in 1777 hoped to establish a definite system of government, regulate currency, rebuild the economy through taxation and foreign loans and expand their land through this new document. The Articles proved to be a massive failure due to lack of funding in all aspects.
Role of government --> The Articles created government positions with terms of service that were simply too short to accomplish anything. These positions also didn't have the power to tax.
1) Checks and Balances --. They were set up in such an ineffectient way the government system crumbled
2) Role of government --> Congress had no power to tax; they had to go through the state government to impose taxes. The Articles had a weak structure.