Archive for March, 2011

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August 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 84 – Certain General and Miscellaneous Objections to the Constitution Considered and Answered, From McLean’s Edition, New York (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Dr. Matthew Spalding, Director of the B. Kenneth Simon Center for American Studies at The Heritage Foundation

August 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 84 – Janine Turner

August 20, 2010 – Federalist No. 83 – The Judiciary Continued in Relation to Trial by Jury, From McLEAN’S Edition, New York (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Kelly Shackelford, President/CEO of the Liberty Institute

August 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 82 & Federalist No. 83 – Janine Turner

August 19, 2010 – Federalist No. 82 –The Judiciary Continued, From McLEAN’s Edition, New York (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Robert Lowry Clinton, Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science at Southern Illinois University Carbondale

August 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 82 & Federalist No. 83 – Janine Turner

August 18, 2010 – Federalist No. 81 – The Judiciary Continued, and the Distribution of the Judicial Authority, From McLean’s Edition, New York – Guest Blogger: Jeffrey Reed is a professional orchestra conductor, holds a degree from the Louis B. Brandeis School of Law, and has taught constitutional law at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky

August 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 81 – Janine Turner

August 17, 2010 – Federalist No. 80 – The Powers of the Judiciary, From McLean’s Edition, New York (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Horace Cooper, Director of the Center for Law and Regulation at the Institute for Liberty

August 22, 2010 – Federalist No. 80 – Janine Turner

August 16, 2010 – Federalist No. 79 – The Judiciary Department Continued, From McLEAN’S Edition, New York (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Kevin Theriot, Senior Counsel with the Alliance Defense Fund

August 16, 2010 – Federalist Paper No. 78 & 79 – Janine Turner

August 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 78 – The Judiciary Department, From McLEAN’S Edition, New York (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Brian Faughnan, Managing Editor of LibertyCentral.org

August 16, 2010 – Federalist No. 78 & Federalist No. 79 – Janine Turner

August 12, 2010 – Federalist No. 77 – The Appointing Power Continued and Other Powers of the Executive Considered, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Steven H. Aden, Senior Legal Counsel with the Alliance Defense Fund

August 12, 2010 – Federalist No. 77- Cathy Gillespie

August 15, 2010 – Federalist No. 77 – Janine Turner

August 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 76 – The Appointing Power of the Executive, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Gary McCaleb, Senior Counsel with the Alliance Defense Fund

August 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 76 – Cathy Gillespie

August 15, 2010 – Federalist No. 76 – Janine Turner

August 10, 2010 – Federalist No. 75 – The Treaty Making Power of the Executive, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Nathaniel Stewart, attorney and fellow at the Ashbrook Center for Public Affairs

August 15, 2010 – Federalist No. 75 – Janine Turner

August 9, 2010 – Federalist No. 74 – The Command of the Military and Naval Forces, and the Pardoning Power of the Executive, from the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Allison Hayward, Vice President of Policy at the Center for Competitive Politics

August 15, 2010 – Federalist No. 74 – Janine Turner

August 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 73 – The Provision for the Support of the Executive, and the Veto Power, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Charles K. Rowley, Ph.D., Duncan Black Professor of Economics at George Mason University and General Director of The Locke Institute in Fairfax, Virginia

August 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 73 – Janine Turner

August 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 73 – Cathy Gillespie

August 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 72 – The Same Subject Continued, and Re-Eligibility of the Executive Considered, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Kelly Shackelford, President/CEO of the Liberty Institute

August 4, 2010 – Federalist No. 71 – The Duration in Office of the Executive, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Kyle Scott, PhD, Professor in the Political Science Department and Honors College at the University of Houston

Welcome to Analyzing the Constitution for 90 Days! Reading and Blogging Schedule

August 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 71 and Federalist No. 72 – Cathy Gillespie

August 5, 2010 – Federalist Papers No. 71 & Federalist No. 72 – Janine Turner

August 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 70 – The Executive Department Further Considered, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

August 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 69 & Federalist No. 70 – Cathy Gillespie

August 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 70 – Janine Turner

August 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 69 – The Powers of the President, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

August 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 68 & Federalist No. 69 – Janine Turner

August 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 69 & Federalist No. 70 – Cathy Gillespie

July 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 68 – The Mode of Electing the President, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

July 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 68 – Cathy Gillespie

August 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 68 & Federalist No. 69 – Janine Turner

July 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 67 – The Executive Department, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Troy Kickler, Founding Director of the North Carolina History Project.

July 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 67 – Cathy Gillespie

July 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 67 – Janine Turner

July 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 66 – Objections to the Power of the Senate To Set as a Court for Impeachments Further Considered, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Horace Cooper, writer and director of the Center for Law and Regulation at the Institute for Liberty

July 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 66 – Janine Turner

July 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 66 – Cathy Gillespie

July 27, 2010 – Federalist No. 65 – The Powers of the Senate Continued, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Troy Kickler, Ph.D., Founding Director of the North Carolina History Project

July 27, 2010 – Federalist No. 65 – Cathy Gillespie

July 27, 2010 – Federalist No. 65 – Janine Turner

July 26, 2010 – Federalist No. 64 – The Powers of the Senate, From the New York Packet (John Jay) – Guest Blogger: Professor Will Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the United States Constitution at Hillsdale College

July 26, 2010 – Federalist No. 64 – Janine Turner

July 26, 2010 – Federalist No. 64 – Cathy Gillespie

July 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 63 – The Senate Continued, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton or Madison) – Guest Blogger: Professor Will Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the United States Constitution at Hillsdale College

July 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 63 – Cathy Gillespie

July 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 63 – Janine Turner

July 22, 2010 – Federalist No. 62 – The Senate, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton or Madison) – Guest Blogger: Professor Will Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the United States Constitution at Hillsdale College

July 22, 2010 – Federalist No. 62 – Cathy Gillespie

July 22, 2010 – Federalist No. 62 – Janine Turner

July 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 61 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Kyle Scott, Political Science Department and Honors College Professor at the University of Houston

July 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 61 – Cathy Gillespie

July 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 61 – Janine Turner

July 20, 2010 – Federalist No. 60 – The Same Subject Continued – Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: James D. Best, author of Tempest at Dawn

July 20, 2010 – Federalist No. 60 – Janine Turner

July 20, 2010 – Federalist No. 60 – Cathy Gillespie

July 19, 2010 – Federalist No. 59 – Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Kyle Scott, Political Science Department and Honors College Professor at the University of Houston

July 19, 2010 – Federalist No. 59 – Cathy Gillespie

July 19, 2010 – Federalist No. 59 – Janine Turner

July 16, 2010 – Federalist No. 58 – Objection that the Number of Members Will Not Be Augmented as the Progress of Population Demands Considered (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Brion McClanahan, Ph.D., author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers

July 15, 2010 – Federalist No. 57 – The Alleged Tendency of the New Plan to Elevate the Few at the Expense of the Many Considered in Connection with Representation, From the New York Packet – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

July 14, 2010 – Federalist No. 56 – The Same Subject Continued—The Total Number of the House of Representatives, From the New York Packet (Hamilton or Madison) – Guest Blogger: James D. Best, author of Tempest at Dawn

July 14, 2010 – Federalist No. 56 – Janine Turner

July 13 – Federalist No. 55 – The Total Number of the House of Representatives, From the New York Packet – Guest Blogger: David J. Bobb, Ph.D., director of the Hillsdale College Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship, in Washington, D.C.

July 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 55 Part 2 – Janine Turner

July 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 55 – Cathy Gillespie

July 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 55 – Janine Turner

July 12 – Federalist No. 54 – The Apportionment of Members Among the States, From the New York Packet (Madison or Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

July 12, 2010 – Federalist No. 54 – Cathy Gillespie

July 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 54 – Juliette Turner

July 9, 2010 – Federalist No. 53 – The Same Subject Continued: The House of Representatives, From the New York Packet (Hamilton or Madison) – Guest Blogger: Marc Lampkin, partner at Quinn Gillespie and graduate of Boston College Law School

July 9, 2010 – Federalist No. 53 – Cathy Gillespie

July 9, 2010 – Federalist No. 53 – Janine Turner

July 8, 2010 – Federalist No. 52 – The House of Representatives, From the New York Packet (Madison or Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Charles K. Rowley, Ph.D., Duncan Black Professor of Economics at George Mason University and General Director of The Locke Institute in Fairfax, Virginia

July 8, 2010 – Federalist No. 52 – Cathy Gillespie

July 8, 2010 – Federalist No. 52 – Janine Turner

July 7, 2010 – Federalist No. 51 – The Structure of the Government Must Furnish the Proper Checks and Balances Between the Different Departments, From the New York Packet (Hamilton or Madison) – Guest Blogger: Professor John S. Baker, Dale E. Bennett Professor of Law at Louisiana State University

July 7, 2010 – Federalist Paper No. 51 – Janine Turner

June 7, 2010 – Federalist No. 51 – Cathy Gillespie

July 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 50 – The Same Subject Continued: The Total Number of the House of Representatives (Madison or Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Brion McClanahan, Ph.D., author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers

July 6, 2010 – Federalist Paper No. 50 – Janine Turner

July 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 49 & Federalist No. 50 – Cathy Gillespie

July 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 49 – Method of Guarding Against the Encroachments of Any One Department of Government by Appealing to the People Through a Convention, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Colleen Sheehan, Professor of Political Science at Villanova University and Director of the Matthew J. Ryan Center for the Study of Free Institutions and the Public Good

July 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 48 & Federalist No. 49 – Janine Turner

July 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 49 & Federalist No. 50 – Cathy Gillespie

July 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 48 – These Departments Should Not Be So Far Separated as to Have No Constitutional Control Over Each Other, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: John S. Baker, Jr. the Dale E. Bennett Professor of Law at Louisiana State University

July 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 48 – Cathy Gillespie

July 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 48 & Federalist No. 49 – Janine Turner

July 1, 2010 – Federalist No. 47 – The Particular Structure of the New Government and the Distribution of Power Among Its Different Parts, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: John S. Baker, Dale E. Bennett Professor of Law at Louisiana State University

July 1, 2010 – Federalist No. 47 – Cathy Gillespie

July 1, 2010 – Federalist No. 47 – Janine Turner

June 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 46 – The Influence of the State and Federal Governments Compared, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: David B. Kopel, Research Director at the Independence Institute, and Adjunct Professor of Advanced Constitutional Law at Denver University, Sturm College of Law

June 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 46 – Janine Turner

June 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 46 – Cathy Gillespie

June 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 45 – The Alleged Danger From the Powers of the Union to the State Governments Considered, For the Independent Journal (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 45 – Janine Turner

June 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 45 – Cathy Gillespie

June 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 44 – Restrictions on the Authority of the Several States, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 44 – Cathy Gillespie

June 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 44 – Janine Turner

June 25, 2010 – Federalist No. 43 – The Same Subject Continued: The Powers Conferred by the Constitution Further Considered, for the Independent Journal (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 25, 2010 – Federalist No. 43 – Janine Turner

June 25, 2010 – Federalist No. 43 – Cathy Gillespie

June 24, 2010 – Federalist No. 42 – The Powers Conferred by the Constitution Further Considered, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Horace Cooper, Legal Commentator and Director of the Institute for Liberty’s Center for Law and Regulation

June 24, 2010 – Federalist No. 42 – Janine Turner

June 24, 2010 – Federalist No. 42 – Cathy Gillespie

June 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 41 – General View of the Powers Conferred by the Constitution, For the Independent Journal (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 41 – Cathy Gillespie

June 23, 2010 – Federalist No. 41 – Janine Turner

June 22, 2010 – Federalist No. 40 – The Powers of the Convention to Form a Mixed Government Examined and Sustained, from the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joseph Postell, Assistant Director of the B. Kenneth Simon Center for American Studies at the Heritage Foundation

June 22, 2010 – Federalist No. 40 – Janine Turner

June 22, 2010 – Federalist No. 40 – Cathy Gillespie

June 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 39 – The Conformity of the Plan to Republican Principles, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: John S. Baker, Jr., the Dale E. Bennett Professor of Law at Louisiana State University

June 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 39 – Cathy Gillespie

June 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 39 – Janine Turner

June 18, 2010 – Federalist No. 38 – The Same Subject Continued, and the Incoherence of the Objections to the New Plan Exposed, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 18, 2010 – Federalist No. 38 – Cathy Gillespie

June 18, 2010 – Federalist No. 38 – Janine Turner

June 17, 2010 – Federalist No. 37 – Concerning the Difficulties of the Convention in Devising a Proper Form of Government, From the Daily Advertiser (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 18, 2010 – Federalist No. 37 – Cathy Gillespie

June 17, 2010 – Federalist No. 37 – Janine Turner

June 16, 2010 – Federalist No. 36 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning the General Power of Taxation, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Attorney Janice R. Brenman

June 16, 2010 – Federalist No. 36 – Janine Turner

June 16, 2010 – Federalist No. 36 – Cathy Gillespie

June 15, 2010 – Federalist No. 35 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning the General Power of Taxation, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joseph Postell, Assistant Director of the B. Kenneth Simon Center for American Studies at The Heritage Foundation

June 15, 2010 – Federalist No. 35 – Janine Turner & Cathy Gillespie

June 14, 2010 – Federalist No. 34 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning the General Power of Taxation, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Brion McClanahan, Ph.D., author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers

June 14, 2010 – Federalist No. 34 – Janine Turner and Cathy Gillespie

June 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 33 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning the General Power of Taxation, From the Daily Advertiser (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 33 – Cathy Gillespie

June 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 33 – Janine Turner

June 10, 2010 – Federalist No. 32 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning the General Power of Taxation, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 10, 2010 – Federalist No. 32 – Janine Turner

June 10, 2010 – Federalist No. 32 – Cathy Gillespie

June 9, 2010 – Federalist No. 31 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning the General Power of Taxation, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Horace Cooper, Director of the Center for Law and Regulation at the Institute for Liberty

June 9, 2010 – Federalist No. 31 – Janine Turner

June 9, 2010 – Federalist No. 31 – Cathy Gillespie

June 8, 2010 – Federalist No. 30 – Concerning the General Power of Taxation, From the New York Packet – Guest Blogger: Attorney Janice R. Brenman

June 8, 2010 – Federalist No. 30 – Janine Turner

June 7, 2010 – Federalist No. 29 – Concerning the Militia, From the Daily Advertiser (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Marc S. Lampkin, partner at Quinn Gillespie and Associates LLC and graduate of Boston College Law School

June 7, 2010 – Federalist No. 29 – Janine Turner

June 4th, 2010 – Federalist No. 28 – The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered, for the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Professor Will Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the United States Constitution at Hillsdale College

June 4 , 2010 – Federalist No. 28 – Janine Turner

June 4, 2010 – Federalist No. 28 – Cathy Gillespie

June 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 27 – The Same Subject Continued: The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered, from the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Julia Shaw, research associate and program manager at the Heritage Foundation’s B. Kenneth Simon Center for American Studies

June 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 27 – Janine Turner

June 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 27 – Cathy Gillespie

June 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 26 – The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Bloggers: Daren Bakst, J.D., LL.M., Director of Legal and Regulatory Studies at the John Locke Foundation and Troy Kickler, Ph.D., Director of the North Carolina History Project

June 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 26 – Cathy Gillespie

June 2, 2010 – Federalist No. 26 – Janine Turner

June 1, 2010 – Federalist No. 25 – The Same Subject Continued: The Powers Necessary to the Common Defense Further Considered, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

June 1, 2010 – Federalist No. 24 & 25 – Janine Turner

June 1, 2010 – We The People 9.17 Contest Update and Federalist No. 25 – Cathy Gillespie

May 31, 2010 – Federalist No. 24 – The Powers Necessary to the Common Defense Further Considered, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Allison R. Hayward, Vice President for Policy at the Center for Competitive Politics

May 31, 2010 – A Memorial Day Message from Constituting America

May 31, 2010 – Federalist No. 24 – Cathy Gillespie

June 1, 2010 – Federalist Paper No. 24 & 25 – Janine Turner

May 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 23 – The Necessity of a Government as Energetic as the One Proposed to the Preservation of the Union, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Bloggers: Troy Kickler, Ph.D., Director of the North Carolina History Project and Daren Bakst, J.D., L.L.M., Director of Legal and Regulatory Studies at the John Locke Foundation

May 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 23 – Janine Turner

May 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 23 – Cathy Gillespie

May 27, 2010 – Federalist No. 22 – The Same Subject Continued: Other Defects of the Present Confederation, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Dr. Will Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the United States Constitution at Hillsdale College

May 27, 2010 – Federalist No. 22 – Cathy Gillespie

May 27, 2010 – Federalist No. 22 – Janine Turner

May 26, 2010 – Federalist No. 21 – Other Defects of the Present Confederation, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Horace Cooper, Director of the Institute for Liberty’s Center for Law and Regulation

May 26, 2010 – Federalist No. 21 – Cathy Gillespie

May 26, 2010 – Federalist No. 21 – Janine Turner

May 25, 2010 – Federalist No. 20 – The Same Subject Continued: The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union, from the New York Packet (Hamilton & Madison) – Guest Blogger: William C. Duncan, director of the Marriage Law Foundation

May 25, 2010 – Federalist No. 20 – Janine Turner

May 25, 2010 – Federalist No. 20 – Cathy Gillespie

May 24, 2010 – Federalist No. 19 – The Same Subject Continued: The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton & Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

May 24, 2010 – Federalist No. 19 – Cathy Gillespie

May 24, 2010 – Federalist No. 19 – Janine Turner

May 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 18 – The Same Subject Continued: The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton & Madison) – Guest Blogger: Andrew Langer, President of the Institute for Liberty

May 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 18 – Janine Turner

May 21, 2010 – Federalist No. 18 – Cathy Gillespie

May 20, 2010 – Federalist No. 17 – The Same Subject Continued: The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: William C. Duncan, director of the Marriage Law Foundation

May 20, 2010 – Federalist No. 17 – Janine Turner

May 20, 2010 – Federalist No. 17 – Cathy Gillespie

May 19 – Federalist No. 16 – The Same Subject Continued: The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Marc S. Lampkin, partner at Quinn Gillespie and Associates LLC and graduate of Boston College Law School

May 19, 2010 – Federalist No. 16 – Janine Turner

May 19, 2010 – Federalist No. 16 – Cathy Gillespie

May 18 – Federalist No. 15 – The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Professor Allison Hayward, George Mason School of Law and fellow with the Center for Competitive Politics

May 18, 2010 – Federalist No. 15 – Janine Turner

May 18, 2010 – Federalist No. 15 – Cathy Gillespie

May 17, 2010 – Federalist No. 14 – Objections to the Proposed Constitution From Extent of Territory Answered, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: W. B. Allen, Dean and Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University

May 17, 2010 – Federalist No. 14 – Cathy Gillespie

May 17, 2010 – Federalist No. 14 – Janine Turner

May 14, 2010 – Federalist No. 13 – Advantage of the Union in Respect to Economy in Government, for the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Dr. Will Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the United States Constitution at Hillsdale College

May 14, 2010 – Federalist No. 13 – Janine Turner

May 14, 2010 – Federalist No. 13 – Cathy Gillespie

May 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 12 – The Utility of the Union In Respect to Revenue, from the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Paul S. Teller, Ph.D., Executive Director of the RSC

May 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 12 – Janine Turner

May 13, 2010 – Federalist No. 12 – Cathy Gillespie

May 12, 2010 – Federalist No. 11 – The Utility of the Union in Respect to Commercial Relations and a Navy, for the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Dr. Joe Postell, Assistant Director of the Center for American Studies, the Heritage Foundation

May 12, 2010 – Federalist No. 11 – Janine Turner

May 12, 2010 – Federalist No. 11 – Cathy Gillespie

May 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 10 – The Same Subject Continued: The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection, From the New York Packet (Madison) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

May 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 10 – Cathy Gillespie

May 11, 2010 – Federalist No. 10 – Janine Turner

May 10, 2010 – Federalist No. 9 – The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection, for the Indpendent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

May 10, 2010 – Federalist No. 9 – Janine Turner

May 10, 2010 – Federalist No. 9 – Cathy Gillespie

May 7, 2010 – Federalist No. 8 – The Consequences of Hostilities Between the States, From the New York Packet (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: W. B. Allen, Dean and Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University

May 7, 2010 – Federalist No. 8 – Janine Turner

May 7, 2010 – Federalist No. 8 – Cathy Gillespie

May 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 7 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning Dangers from Dissensions Between the States, for the Indpendent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: W. B. Allen, Dean and Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University

May 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 7 – Cathy Gillespie

May 6, 2010 – Federalist No. 7 – Janine Turner

May 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 6 – Concerning Dangers from Dissensions Between the States, for the Indpendent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: W. B. Allen, Dean and Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University

May 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 6 – Janine Turner

May 5, 2010 – Federalist No. 6 – Cathy Gillespie

May 4, 2010 – Federalist No. 5 Concerning Dangers From Foreign Force and Influence (continued) Guest Blogger: Horace Cooper, Legal Commentator and Director of the Institute for Liberty’s Center for Law and Regulation

May 4, 2010 – Federalist No. 5 – Cathy Gillespie

May 4, 2010 – Federalist No. 5 – Janine Turner

May 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 4 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning Dangers from Foreign Force and Influence, for the Independent Journal (Jay) – Guest Blogger: W.B. Allen, emeritus dean and professor of Political Philosophy at Michigan State University

May 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 4 – Janine Turner

May 3, 2010 – Federalist No. 4 – Cathy Gillespie

April 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 3 – The Same Subject Continued: Concerning Dangers From Foreign Force and Influence (Jay) – Guest Blogger: W. B. Allen, Professor of Political Philosophy at Michigan State University

April 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 3 – Janine Turner

April 30, 2010 – Federalist No. 3 – Cathy Gillespie

April 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 2 – Concerning Dangers from Foreign Force and Influence, for the Independent Journal (Jay) – Guest Blogger: Marc S. Lampkin, partner at Quinn Gillespie and Associates LLC and graduate of Boston College Law School

April 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 2 – Janine Turner

April 29, 2010 – Federalist No. 2 – Cathy Gillespie

April 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 1, General Introduction, For the Independent Journal (Hamilton) – Guest Blogger: Horace Cooper, Legal Commentator and Director of the Institute for Liberty’s Center for Law and Regulation

April 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 1 – Janine Turner

April 28, 2010 – Federalist No. 1 – Cathy Gillespie

February 21, 2011 – Analyzing the Constitution for 90 Days – The Preamble to the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: David Bobb, Ph.D., director of the Hillsdale College Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship, in Washington, D.C.

February 22, 2011 – Article I, Section 01 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Charles K. Rowley, Ph.D., Duncan Black Professor of Economics at George Mason University and General Director of The Locke Institute in Fairfax, Virginia

February 23, 2011 – Article I, Section 02, Clause 1-2 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Horace Cooper, Senior Fellow with the Heartland Institute

February 24, 2011 – Article I, Section 02, Clause 3 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: W. B. Allen, Havre de Grace, MD

February 25, 2011 – Article I, Section 02, Clause 4 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: William C. Duncan, Director of the Marriage Law Foundation

February 28, 2011 – Article I, Section 02, Clause 5 and Section 3, Clause 1 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Professor William Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the United States Constitution at Hillsdale College

March 1, 2011 – Article I, Section 03, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Joe Postell, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

March 2, 2011 – Article I, Section 03, Clause 3 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Andrew Langer, President of the Institute for Liberty

March 3, 2011 – Article I, Section 03, Clause 4-5 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: David Addington, Vice President for Domestic and Economic Policy of The Heritage Foundation and a former chief of staff and counsel to the Vice President of the United States

March 4, 2011 – Article I, Section 03, Clause 6-7 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: The Honorable James E. Rogan, Judge of the Superior Court of California

March 7, 2011 – Article I, Section 04, Clause 1-2 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

March 8, 2011 – Article I, Section 05, Clause 1 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: William C. Duncan, Director of the Marriage Law Foundation

March 9, 2011 – Article I, Section 05, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Paul S. Teller, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Republican Study Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives

March 10, 2011 – Article I, Section 05, Clause 3-4 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Scot Faulkner, Executive Director, The Dreyfuss Initiative on Civics

March 11, 2011 – Article I, Section 06, Clause 1 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: William C. Duncan, Director of the Marriage Law Foundation

March 14, 2011 – Article I, Section 06, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Steven H. Aden, Senior Counsel, Alliance Defense Fund

March 15, 2011 – Article I, Section 07, Clause 1 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

March 16, 2011 – Article I, Section 07, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: George Schrader, Student of Political Science at Hillsdale College

March 17, 2011 – Article I, Section 07, Clause 3 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Kyle Scott, Political Science Department and Honors College Professor at the University of Houston

March 18, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 01 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: John S. Baker, Jr., the Dale E. Bennett Professor of Law at Louisiana State University

March 21, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 02 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

March 22, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 03 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Dr. John S. Baker, Jr., Professor Emeritus, Louisiana State University Law School

March 23, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 04 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Horace Cooper, legal commentator and a senior fellow with The Heartland Institute

March 24, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 05-06 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Troy Kickler, Founding Director of North Carolina History Project and Editor of northcarolinahistory.org

March 25, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 07-08 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Allison Hayward, Vice President of Policy at the Center for Competitive Politics

March 28, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 09 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Charles K. Rowley, Ph.D., Duncan Black Professor of Economics at George Mason University and General Director of The Locke Institute

March 29, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 10-13 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Horace Cooper, legal commentator and a senior fellow with The Heartland Institute

March 30, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 14-16 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: George Schrader, Student of Political Science at Hillsdale College

March 31, 2011 – Article I, Section 08, Clause 17 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: William C. Duncan, Director of the Marriage Law Foundation

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