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...his new nation we call home. Many look at Warren as a “Founding Mother” much like they look at James Madison as the “Father of the Constitution”. These figures helped mold the nation we call home into what it is today. If it wasn’t for James Madison being so well prepared going into the Constitutional Convention and Mercy Otis Warren for speaking out on problems she saw in the constitution, who knows the United States might have had a king instead of a president.
Madison, James, Federalist #10, in Michael P. Johnson, ed. Reading the American Past (Boston:
Bedford/ St. Martins, 2012): 155-160
Warren, Mercy, Observations of the New Constitution in Michael P. Johnson, ed. Reading the
American Past (Boston: Bedford/ St. Martins, 2012): 160-164
Morgan, Robert J. James Madison on the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. New York:
Greenwood, 1988. Print.
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