Government by the Majority – Who Participate

Thomas Jefferson

“We in America do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate.” – Thomas Jefferson

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Filed under Checks & Balances in Government, Democracy, Democratic Republic, Enumerated Powers & Delegated Authority, Founding Fathers, Free Elections, Freedom/Liberty, Limited Government, Representative Government, Republican Government, Thomas Jefferson, U.S. Citizenship/Immigration, Will & Consent of the People

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