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" In the compound republic of America, the power surrendered by the people is first divided between two distinct governments, and then the portion allotted to each subdivided among distinct and separate departments. Hence a double security arises to the... "
The Congressional Globe - Page 659
by United States. Congress - 1831
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Classics of American Political and Constitutional Thought: Origins through ...

Scott J. Hammond, Kevin R. Hardwick, Howard Leslie Lubert - History - 2007 - 1193 pages
...single government; and the usurpations are guarded against by a division of the government into distinct Q@vM portion allotted to each, subdivided among distinct and separate departments. Hence a double security...
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The Intermarium: Wilson, Madison, & East Central European Federalism

Jonathan Levy - History - 2007 - 476 pages
...powers into the executive, legislative and judicial branches, each largely independent of the other: In the compound republic of America, the power surrendered...divided between two distinct governments, and then the portion allotted to each subdivided among distinct and separate departments. Hence a double security...
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Originalism, Federalism, and the American Constitutional Enterprise: A ...

Edward A. Purcell - Political Science - 2007 - 301 pages
...republicanism by preventing "factions" from gaining control of the national government and abusing its powers. "In the compound republic of America, the power surrendered...divided between two distinct governments, and then the portion allotted to each subdivided among distinct and separate departments," Madison wrote. "Hence...
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America's Survival Guide

Michael Warren - History - 2007 - 236 pages
...explained that dividing authority between the states and federal government is vital to securing freedom: In the compound republic of America, the power surrendered...divided between two distinct governments, and then the portion allotted to each subdivided among distinct and separate departments. Hence a double security...
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American Government: Balancing Democracy and Rights

Marc Karnis Landy, Marc Landy, Sidney M. Milkis - History - 2008 - 825 pages
...single government; and the usurpations are guarded against by a division of the Government into distinct and separate departments. In the compound republic...divided between two distinct governments, and then the portion allotted to each subdivided among distinct and separate departments. Hence a double security...
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An Entrenched Legacy: How the New Deal Constitutional Revolution Continues ...

Patrick M. Garry - Law - 2010 - 192 pages
...focuses on the vertical division between the national and state levels. According to James Madison, "the power surrendered by the people is first divided between two distinct governments, and then the portion allotted to each subdivided among distinct and separate departments."12 Under this double layer...
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