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Federalist Papers No. 38, James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER, MAJOR WORKS Saturday, January 12, 1788 Concerning the Difficulties of the Convention in Devising a Proper Form of Government and the Incoherence of the...

Federalist No. 19, James Madison with Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Madison, with Hamilton, Federalist No. 19 The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (continued) Saturday, December 8, 1787 THE examples...

The Federalist Papers, No. 18: Alexander Hamilton & James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY, MAJOR WORKS Federalist No. 18, Alexander Hamilton, with James Madison Friday, December 7, 1787 AMONG the confederacies of antiquity, the most considerable was that...

The Federalist Papers, No. 18: Alexander Hamilton & James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY, MAJOR WORKS Federalist No. 18, Alexander Hamilton, with James Madison Friday, December 7, 1787 AMONG the confederacies of antiquity, the most considerable was that...

Federalist Papers, No. 17 – Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Federalist Paper, No. 17, by Alexander Hamilton Wednesday, December 5, 1787 AN OBJECTION, of a nature different from that which has been...

The Federalist Papers, No. 16: Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY, MAJOR WORKS Federalist No. 16, Alexander Hamilton Tuesday, December 4, 1787 THE tendency of the principle of legislation for States, or communities, in their...

John Jay—They Will Act Accordingly Toward Us

Liberty Letters, John Jay, 1787 But whatever may be our situation, whether firmly united under one national government, or split into a number of confederacies,...

The Anti-Federalist Papers No. 3: A Farmer

Liberty Letters, A Farmer, Anti-Federalist No. 3 Like the nome de plume "Publius" used by pro Constitution writers in the Federalist Papers, several Antifederalists signed...

The Federalist Papers, No. 20: James Madison

Liberty Letters, James Madison, with Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 20 Tuesday, December 11, 1787 THE United Netherlands are a confederacy of republics, or rather of...

The Federalist Papers, No. 19: James Madison

Liberty Letters, James Madison, with Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 19 Saturday, December 8, 1787 THE examples of ancient confederacies, cited in my last paper, have not...

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