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Quote from Brutus,

"I can scarcely contemplate a greater calamity that could befall this country, than be loaded with a debt exceeding their ability ever to discharge. If this be a just remark, it is unwise and improvident to vest in the general government a power to borrow at discretion, without any limitation or restriction."


Brutus (more quotes by Brutus or books by/about Brutus)

Robert Yates (1738-1801) American politician and judge, pseudonyms "Brutus" and "Sydney"


The Anti-Federalist,1787-88.


Debt, Government, Power


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