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" Resolved, that the several states composing the United States of America, are not united on the principle of unlimited submission to their General Government ; but that by compact under the style and title of a Constitution for the United States... "
Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising the Leading Debates and ... - Page 449
by United States. Congress - 1833
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American Aurora: A Democratic-Republican Returns: The Suppressed History of ...

Richard N. Rosenfeld - History - 1998 - 1012 pages
...LEGISLATURE . . . The I Kentucky I House . . . moved the following RESOLUTIONS . . . I. Resolved, That the several states composing the United States of...united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government . . . that whensoever the general government assumes undelegated powers, its...
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Negotiating the Constitution: The Earliest Debates Over Original Intent

Joseph M. Lynch - History - 2005 - 315 pages
...course. His resolution, as ultimately adopted by the Kentucky legislature, opened with the premise THAT THE SEVERAL STATES COMPOSING the United States of...united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government; but that, by compact, under the style and title of a Constitution for the...
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States' Rights and American Federalism: A Documentary History

Lynn Nelson - Political Science - 1999 - 232 pages
...states' rights advocates. Thomas Jefferson, author of the Kentucky Resolutions, stated: Resolved, that the several States composing the United States of America, are not united on the principles of unlimited submission to their General Government [italics added]. Some fifty years later...
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A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War

Harry V. Jaffa - History - 2004 - 576 pages
...1860-61. The first of nine resolutions put forth by Kentucky on November 16, 1798, reads: Resolved. That the several States composing the United States of...united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government; but that by compact under the style and title of a Constitution for the United...
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Partisanship and the Birth of America's Second Party, 1796-1800: Stop the ...

Matthew Q. Dawson - Political Science - 2000 - 245 pages
...rights — the Alien and Sedition Acts were unconstitutional and invalid in Kentucky.170 Resolved, that the several states composing the United States of...united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government; but that, by compact, under the style and title of a Constitution for the...
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Philosophical Writings of Thomas Cooper

Thomas Cooper - Philosophy - 2001 - 1054 pages
...Jeifcrson, and containing his opinions, is as follows. " Resolved, that the several states comprising the United states of America, are not united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general Government, but that by compact under the style and title of a Conptitution for the Uuited...
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A Disquisition on Government: And, A Discourse on the Constitution and ...

John Caldwell Calhoun, Richard Kenner Crallé - Law - 1851 - 406 pages
...it is proper to give the two corresponding resolutions. The former is in the following words: " That the several States, composing the United States of...of unlimited submission to the general government; Tbut that, by a compact under the style and title of a constitution of the United States, and of amendments...
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Secession, State, and Liberty

David Gordon - Business & Economics - 344 pages
...although watered down somewhat from Jefferson's rough draft, began with the ringing declaration that the several states composing the United States of...united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government; but that by a compact . . . they . . . delegated to [that government] certain...
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The Discovery of First Principles

Edward J. Dodson - Social Science - 2002 - 604 pages
...Moreover, the nature of the powers delegated existed by voluntary consent of each State: 1. Resolved, That the several States composing the United States of...united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government, but that by a compact under the style and title of a Constitution for the...
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The Papers of John C. Calhoun, Volume 28

John Caldwell Calhoun, William Edwin Hemphill, Clyde Norman Wilson, Shirley Bright Cook - Literary Collections - 1959 - 320 pages
...it is proper to give the two corresponding resolutions. The former is in the following words : "That the several States, composing the United States of...submission to the general government; but that, by a compact under the style and title of a constitution of the United States, and of amendments thereto,...
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