During the Constitutional Convention, who pushed for a strong republic but didn't want to model the American system after the British system? A. Alexander Hamilton B. Patrick Henry C. James Madison D. Thomas Jefferson
The correct answer is letter D. Thomas Jefferson was one of the delegates of the Constitutional Convention that pushed for a strong republic that was independent of the British System. He is known in history as an American Founding Father and a principal author of the Declaration of Independence. He was a strong advocate of democracy, republicanism, and individual rights.