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.
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