“This balance between the National and State governments ought to be dwelt on with peculiar attention, as it is of the utmost importance. It forms a double security to the people. If one encroaches on their rights they will find a powerful protection in the other. Indeed, they will both be prevented from overpassing their constitutional limits by a certain rivalship, which will ever subsist between them.” –Alexander Hamilton, speech to the New York Ratifying Convention, 1788
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Clinton says Yemen leader has reneged on promises
Anti-Taliban Afghan tribal leader killed in mosque
Motive in Kabul shooting deaths remains elusive
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Iraq’s Sunni-backed Cabinet ministers suspended
158 Peace Corps volunteers leave Honduras
Where to start in repealing Obamacare
Military pretrial begins over USS Cole bombing
Commentary: An Ignored ‘Disparity’
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“If our country, when pressed with wrongs at the point of the bayonet, had been governed by its heads instead of its hearts, where should we have been now? Hanging on a gallows as high as Haman’s.” –Thomas Jefferson, letter to Maria Cosway, 1786
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