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" That the Government created by this compact was not made the exclusive or final judge of the extent of the powers delegated to itself; since that would have made its discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers; but that as in all other... "
Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising the Leading Debates and ... - Page 449
by United States. Congress - 1833
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Law as Culture and Culture as Law: Essays in Honor of John Phillip Reid

John Phillip Reid - History - 2000 - 481 pages
...compact precluded the national government from being the "exclusive or final judge" of its powers, "since that would have made its discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers. . . ."71 Rather, the Resolutions concluded, each party to the compact (that is, the states)...
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Reassessing the Presidency: The Rise of the Executive State and the Decline ...

John V. Denson - Executive power - 2001 - 791 pages
...presidential decree, or even to federal law. As he put it in his draft of the 1798 Kentucky Resolutions, the government created by this compact was not made...discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers; but that, as in all other cases of compact among powers having no common judge, each party...
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Philosophical Writings of Thomas Cooper

Thomas Cooper - Philosophy - 2001 - 1054 pages
...other party. That the unvernmcnt created by this compact, was not made the exclusive or final yjdge of the extent of the powers delegated to itself, since...discretion and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers. But that as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party...
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The Discovery of First Principles

Edward J. Dodson - Social Science - 2002 - 604 pages
...powers, reserving, each State to itself, the residuary mass of right to their own self-government;...that the government created by this compact was not made...discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers. Jefferson and Madison had meant to lead the Republican attack against the alien and sedition...
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John C. Calhoun: Selected Writings and Speeches

John Caldwell Calhoun - History - 2003 - 725 pages
...this compact each State acceded as a State, and is an integral party, — its co-States forming, as to itself, the other party; that the government created...final judge of the extent of the powers delegated to it — since that would have made its discretion, and not the constitution, the measure of its powers;...
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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
...this compact each State acceded as a State, and is an integral party,— its co-States forming, as to itself, the other party; that the government created...final judge of the extent of the powers delegated to it— since that would have made its discretion, and not the constitution, the measure of its powers;...
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Jefferson's Great Gamble: The Remarkable Story of Jefferson, Napoleon and ...

Charles A Cerami - History - 2004 - 328 pages
...of America are not united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government.... That the government created by this compact was not...of the extent of the powers delegated to itself.... Each party has an equal right to judge for itself.... Nor was it a political handicap that Jefferson...
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Lincoln's Constitution

Daniel A. Farber, Henry J Fletcher Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Research Daniel A Farber - History - 2003 - 240 pages
...delegated authority was "unauthoritative, void and of no force." The resolutions maintained that "this government, created by this compact, was not made...of the extent of the powers delegated to itself." Instead, "[A] s in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party has...
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Constitutional Debate in Action: Governmental powers

H. L. Pohlman - Political Science - 2004 - 319 pages
...That to this compact each state acceded as a state, and is an integral party, its co-states forming as to itself, the other party: That the government created...discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers; but that, as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party...
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The Library Of Original Sources: 1800-1833

Oliver J. Thatcher - History - 2004 - 468 pages
...That to this compact each state acceded as a state, and is an integral party, its co-states forming as to itself, the other party : That the Government created...discretion, and not the constitution, the measure of its powers ; but that, as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party...
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