Benjamin Franklin: Founding Father Quote

Benjamin Franklin Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 1320 details Share on Google+ - Quote 1320 Linked In Share Button - Quote 1320 Q. On what do you found your opinion, that the people in America made any such distinction?

-- I know that whenever the subject has occurred in conversation where I have been present, it has appeared to be the opinion of every one, that we could not be taxed in a parliament where we were not represented. But the payment of duties laid by act of parliament, as regulations of commerce, was never disputed.

Benjamin Franklin: Examination of Dr. Benjamin Franklin in the House of Commons - 1766

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