The Expansion of Executive Power and Liberty
This conference examined the growth of executive power in American history. Both the causes and results of this growth were investigated.
From Liberty Fund
The Pacificus-Helvidius Debates of 1793–1794
By Alexander Hamilton (Pacificus) and James Madison (Helvidius)
Edited and with an Introduction by Morton J. Frisch
The Pacificus-Helvidius Debates of 1793–1794 matched Hamilton and Madison in the first chapter of an enduring discussion about the proper roles of executive and legislative branches in the conduct of American foreign policy. Ignited by President Washington’s Neutrality Proclamation of 1793, which annulled the eleventh article of America’s treaty with…
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