Constitution Check: What would James Madison say to Newt Gingrich?
However anxiously we may wish that these complaints had no foundation, the evidence of known facts will not permit us to deny that they are in some degree true….The causes of faction ... Constitution,” in Federalist Paper No. 10, published in November1787.
The importance of the Federalist today
The most careful compellation of the papers is that of Jacob ... This is true today.) In number 10: ”The latent causes of faction are thus sown in the nature of man— the most common and durable source of factions has been the various and unequal ...
On the Federalist Papers: How Congress Is Turning Itself Into a Super-Faction at War with the American People
Republican government has always been troubled by factions — groups wanting to promote their ... popular government might only mean popular despotism. Together, Federalist essays 9 and 10 offer a cautiously optimistic response, based on two distinctions ...
Constitution Wednesday - Federalist No. 15
The answer, according to Hamilton ... The results are as stated at the beginning of the paper - a state of national humiliation. The causes which have been specified produced at first only unequal and disproportionate degrees of compliance with the ...
The Anti-Federalist Papers No. 54
Federalist 52 by James Madison ... which may be included in this Union, according to their respective numbers, which shall be determined by adding to the whole number of free persons, including those bound to service for a term of years, and excluding ...