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The Presidencies Of Jefferson And Madison
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With respect to the federal constitution, the Jeffersonian Republicans are usually characterized as strict constructionists who were opposed to the broad constructionism of the Federalists. This characterization is inaccurate to a certain degree during .
Jefferson wrote to Gideon Granger (Republi ....
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....commerce in an unconstitutional way. Nowhere in the constitution does it say that the government can order an embargo. Jefferson was able to order the Embargo because he said that it was necessary and proper for the union, for which he used the elastic clause. This shows that Jefferson even though a strict constructionist interpreted the constitution loosely in order to get what he thought was best for the union.
During the Madison administration, Madison proposed setting up a draft to fill the....
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