Federalist Number 72

The Same Subject Continued, and Re-Eligibility of the Executive Considered From the New York PacketFriday, March 21, 1788. Author: Alexander Hamilton To the People of the State of New York: THE administration of government, in its largest sense, comprehends all the operations of the body politic, whether legislative, executive, or judiciary; but in its most usual, and perhaps its most precise signification. it is limited to executive … Continue reading Federalist Number 72

Federalist Number 71

The Duration in Office of the Executive From the New York PacketTuesday, March 18, 1788. Author: Alexander Hamilton To the People of the State of New York: DURATION in office has been mentioned as the second requisite to the energy of the Executive authority. This has relation to two objects: to the personal firmness of the executive magistrate, in the employment of his constitutional powers; and to … Continue reading Federalist Number 71