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Burke: On that religion all our laws and institutions stand

Daily Dabble in the Classics, Edmund Burke, 1795 That the Christian religion cannot exist in this country with such a fraternity will not, I think,...

Tocqueville, Democracy In America, Appendix M

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Appendix M The most esteemed authors who have written upon the English Constitution agree with each other in establishing...

Tocqueville, Democracy in America, Appendix L

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Appendix L This immutability of the Constitution in France is a necessary consequence of the laws. To begin with...

Madison’s Notes — The Federal Convention of 1787 — June 11

Misters Rutlidge, Dickenson, Sharman, King, Wilson, Franklin debate proportion v. mixed. v. equal representative in Congress. Speech by Benjamin Franklin included in full regarding the example of Scotland, Ireland, and the American Colonies.

Madison's Notes — The Federal Convention of 1787 — June 11

Misters Rutlidge, Dickenson, Sharman, King, Wilson, Franklin debate proportion v. mixed. v. equal representative in Congress. Speech by Benjamin Franklin included in full regarding the example of Scotland, Ireland, and the American Colonies.

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Revisiting EPA’s Gold King Mine blowout – Part 2

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Irregulars and Militias – Are Militias Still Legal in Texas?

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Potentially powerful pipeline precedents

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