Federalist No. 85: Has the National Government Become an "Awful Spectacle"?

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Abstract

Federalist No. 85 offers a synopsis of the overall case for the Constitution. Describing the dangers of a nation without a national government as an "awful spectacle," the paper provides a rebuttal to the active opposition to ratification. Focusing entirely on the operations of government, this essay examines contemporary challenges to faithfully executing the laws and offers an analysis of comprehensive reforms for creating greater accountability, efficiency, and productivity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S155-S159
JournalPublic Administration Review
Volume71
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Marketing

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