Dr. Carey is Professor of Government at Georgetown University. He is the author and editor of several works including In Defense of the Constitution, Freedom and Virtue, and A Student’s Guide to American Political Thought. In 2003, he was awarded the ISI Regnery Award for Distinguished Institutional Service.
A Conserving Caucus in Action
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Gene Healy, The Cult of the Presidency: America's Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power (Washington, DC: Cato Institute, 2008)
Two different conceptions or paradigms of American federalism have their roots in The Federalist essays of both Hamilton and Madison. Each offers a different approach to the problems involved in the doctrines of divided sovereignty and limited national power. . . .