Brief Reflection of Federalist Papers 9 & 10

Hamilton: A “firm union” should balance power between a federal government and states represented in a Senate. This is necessary to prevent grievances caused by “domestic faction and insurrection,” while also protecting the ability of states to self-govern. The “petty republics” of history, or those that had a democratic nature and lacked unified authority, constantly … Continue reading Brief Reflection of Federalist Papers 9 & 10