Letter to R. Lushington

Sir, I have been favoured with your letter of the 22ndult., and immediately communicated it…

John Jay and the Constitution

A correspondent says, "his Excellency John Jay, (a gentleman of the first rate abilities, joined…

Letter to George Washington

Permit me to hint, whether it would not be wise & seasonable to provide a…

A Citizen of New York

Friends and Fellow Citizens: There are times and seasons, when general evils spread general alarm…

John Jay to Thomas Jefferson

The inefficacy of our government becomes daily more and more apparent. Our treasury and our…

John Jay to George Washington

A convention is in Contemplation, and I am glad to find your name among those…

Federalist No. 64

IT IS a just and not a new observation that enemies to particular persons, and…

Federalist No. 5

QUEEN Anne, in her letter of the 1st July, 1706, to the Scotch Parliament, makes…

Federalist No. 4

MY LAST paper assigned several reasons why the safety of the people would be best…

Federalist No. 3

IT IS not a new observation that the people of any country (if, like the…

Federalist No. 2

WHEN the people of America reflect that they are now called upon to decide a…

Summary of Letters from Jay, Knox and Madison

Mr. Jay Does not think giving any further powers to Congress will answer our purposes,…