New Jersey Plan—minor strengthening of Articles, one vote per state, government represents states not people, stronger powers for central government (enforcement of taxation), tax based on population – three-fifths formula.

Alexander Hamilton’s Plan—strong central government, two house legislature, executive and judiciary (similar to British government under colonial system)

Madison’s response to critics of the Virginia Plan.

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