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James Madison: Founding Father Quote

James Madison Quote
United States Founding Father

But ambitious encroachments of the federal government, on the authority of the State governments, would not excite the opposition of a single State, or of a few States only. They would be signals of general alarm... But what degree of madness could ever drive the federal government to such an extremity.

: Federalist No. 46, January 29, 1788

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