GW on Parties

by Steve on September 5, 2012

However [political parties] may now and then answer popular ends, they are likely in the course of time and things, to become potent engines, by which cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men will be enabled to subvert the power of the people and to usurp for themselves the reins of government, destroying afterwards the very engines which have lifted them to unjust dominion.

GEORGE WASHINGTON, Farewell Address, Sep. 17, 1796

Rolling in his grave I would guess…

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SoCal Pir8 September 7, 2012 at 11:49

The wisdom of our founding Fathers continues to amaze me.

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