Constitutional Convention

The Constitutional Convention convened on May 25, 1787.  The Convention was supposed to convene earlier in the month but due to slow travel did not have enough members present for a quorum to begin.

ANSWER TO YESTERDAY’S QUESTION

A tax on paper (The Stamp Act) pushed the colonies closer to independence.

NEW QUESTION

Which presidential power listed in the Constitution has never been used?

A. Commander-in-chief leading an army in the field

B. Legislative adjournment

C. Line item veto