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Federalist Papers

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General Introduction - No. 1 Concerning Dangers from Foreign Force and Influence - No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5
Concerning Dangers from Dissensions Between the States - No. 6, No. 7 The Consequences of Hostilities Between the States - No. 8
The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection - No. 9, No. 10 The Utility of the Union in Respect to Commercial Relations and a Navy - No. 11
The Utility of the Union In Respect to Revenue - No. 12 Advantage of the Union in Respect to Economy in Government - No. 13
Objections to the Proposed Constitution From Extent of Territory Answered - No. 14 The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union - No. 15, No. 16, No. 17, No. 18, No. 19, No. 20
Other Defects of the Present Confederation - No. 21, No. 22 The Necessity of a Government as Energetic as the One Proposed to the Preservation of the Union - No. 23
The Powers Necessary to the Common Defense Further Considered - No. 24, No. 25 The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered - No. 26, No. 27, No. 28
Concerning the Militia - No. 29 Concerning the General Power of Taxation - No. 30, No. 31, No. 32, No. 33, No. 34, No. 35, No. 36
Concerning the Difficulties of the Convention in Devising a Proper Form of Government - No. 37 The Same Subject Continued, and the Incoherence of the Objections to the New Plan Exposed - No. 38
The Conformity of the Plan to Republican Principles - No. 39 The Powers of the Convention to Form a Mixed Government Examined and Sustained - No. 40
General View of the Powers Conferred by The Constitution - No. 41 The Powers Conferred by the Constitution Further Considered - No. 42, No. 43
Restrictions on the Authority of the Several States - No. 44 The Alleged Danger From the Powers of the Union to the State Governments Considered - No. 45
The Influence of the State and Federal Governments Compared - No. 46 The Particular Structure of the New Government and the Distribution of Power Among Its Different Parts - No. 47
These Departments Should Not Be So Far Separated as to Have No Constitutional Control Over Each Other - No. 48 Method of Guarding Against the Encroachments of Any One Department of Government by Appealing to the People
Through a Convention - No. 49
Periodical Appeals to the People Considered - No. 50 The Structure of the Government Must Furnish the Proper Checks and Balances Between the Different
Departments - No. 51
The House of Representatives - No. 52, No. 53 The Apportionment of Members Among the States - No. 54
The Total Number of the House of Representatives - No. 55, No. 56 The Alleged Tendency of the New Plan to Elevate the Few at the Expense of the Many Considered in Connection
with Representation - No. 57
Objection That The Number of Members Will Not Be Augmented as the Progress of Population Demands Considered - No. 58 Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members - No. 59, No. 60, No. 61
The Senate - No. 62, No. 63 The Powers of the Senate - No. 64, No. 65
Objections to the Power of the Senate To Set as a Court for Impeachments Further Considered - No. 66 The Executive Department - No. 67
The Mode of Electing the President - No. 68 The Real Character of the Executive - No. 69
The Duration in Office of the Executive - No. 71 The Same Subject Continued, and Re-Eligibility of the Executive Considered - No. 72
The Provision For The Support of the Executive, and the Veto Power - No. 73 The Command of the Military and Naval Forces, and the Pardoning Power of the Executive - No. 74
The Treaty-Making Power of the Executive - No. 75 The Appointing Power of the Executive - No. 76
The Appointing Power Continued and Other Powers of the Executive Considered - No. 77 The Judiciary Department - No. 78, No. 79
The Powers of the Judiciary - No. 80 The Judiciary Continued, and the Distribution of the Judicial Authority - No. 81, No. 82
The Judiciary Continued in Relation to Trial by Jury - No. 83 Certain General and Miscellaneous Objections to the Constitution Considered and Answered - No. 84
Concluding Remarks - No. 85