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Admittedly, the Constitution does extend certain benefits only to citizens. Benjamin Lincoln, then arrives with reinforcements from Boston to pursue the rebels. Constitution by 39 members of the Constitutional Convention on September … Within the broader world of popular opinion in the United States, the Founding Fathers are often accorded near mythical status as demigods who occupy privileged locations on the slopes of some American version of Mount Olympus.

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