New is better! New and Improved U.S. Constitution

Without shays rebellion all the farmers will still be large amount of dept and without it Massachusetts' Governor James Bowdoin would win the following election.

The primary impact of Shays' Rebellion on the formation of the Constitution was a more powerful federal government capable of keeping the states in order. The rebellion made delegates fearful of the possibility of the entire country collapsing into anarchy in the absence of a powerful central government.

The main purpose of the U.S. Constitution is to establish the basic rights of all American citizens and provide direction on how the government should work.

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