Saturday, 05 February 2011

Boy, I bet Madison would be mad if he were here today.

“An elective despotism was not the government we fought for; but one in which the powers of government should be so divided and balanced among the several bodies of magistracy as that no one could transcend their legal limits without being effectually checked and restrained by the others.” —James Madison, Federalist No. 48

posted on February 5, 2011 12:49 AM




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