James Madison: Founding Father Quote




James Madison Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 366 details Share on Google+ - Quote 366 Linked In Share Button - Quote 366 The apportionment of taxes on the various descriptions of property is an act which seems to require the most exact impartiality; yet there is, perhaps, no legislative act in which greater opportunity and temptation are given to a predominant party to trample on the rules of justice. Every shilling which they overburden the inferior number is a shilling saved to their own pockets.

James Madison: Federalist No. 10, November 23, 1787
The Federalist Papers



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