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The American Revolutionary War ended with American victory in October 1781, and Britain recognized the United States' independence and sovereignty in 1783. Who is to blame for her state of bankruptcy and vulnerability? He shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make Treaties, provided two thirds of the Senators present concur; and he shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, shall appoint Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls, Judges of the supreme Court, and all other Officers of the United States, whose Appointments are not herein otherwise provided for, and which shall be established by Law: but the Congress may by Law vest the Appointment of such inferior Officers, as they think proper, in the President alone, in the Courts of Law, or in the Heads of Departments.

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Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing; 1 edition (October 22, 2003)

ISBN: 1589790189

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