What was the drafting of the constitution?
Furthermore, when was the drafting of the constitution?
Likewise, why was the Constitution drafted? The Constitutional Convention A chief aim of the Constitution as drafted by the Convention was to create a government with enough power to act on a national level, but without so much power that fundamental rights would be at risk.
Furthermore, who drafted the Constitution?
What delegate wrote the first draft of the constitution?
Thomas Jefferson, Author of the Declaration of Independence. Originally, the delegates pushed for Richard Henry Lee, author of the Lee Resolution, to write the Declaration of Independence, not Jefferson.