The 17th Amendment
Either You Believe in Freedom and Equality or You Don’t!
At the core of this question is whether or not you believe in the three unalienable rights found in the Declaration of Independence:
In response to the Stamp Act of 1765 John Adams said:
In March of 1783, even though the British had surrendered about a year and a half earlier, George Washington’s troops were still on active duty. Congress had failed to pay them and establish a fully functional government.