Why did Jefferson and the Republicans believe in strict Constitutional interpretation?
What danger did Jefferson and the Republicans see in giving seemingly unlimited powers to the national government?
What specific powers did the Republicans think should belong to the states?
How did the Federalists think the Constitution should be interpreted?
On which clause of the Constitution did they base many of their arguments regarding national power?
How did the Federalists view the 10th Amendment to the Constitution?
What reasons did the Federalists give in their writings to support the idea of a strong national government?