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Kaminski, John P.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Leffler, Richard (ed.) / Commentaries on the Constitution, public and private. Volume 4: 1 February to 31 March 1788
16 (1986)

[Index],   pp. 609-652 ff.


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INDEX
islature of, 97-98, 111-12, 292, 504,
530; will call a state convention, 103,
138, 521; not represented in Constitu-
tional Convention, 105; did not adopt
population amendment of 1783, 110n-
11n, 374n; population of, 111-12, 510;
has not called a state convention, 137,
300, 488, 517, 521, 523, 530; referen-
dum on Constitution, 182n, 402-3,
403n, 405n, 408, 530, 532-33, 537,
537n; seaports of will join Union un-
der Constitution, 231-32; legislature
of will censure other states for treason,
231, 232n, 526; constitution and gov-
ernment of, 326n; paper money sys-
tem of, 330, 402-3, 403n-4n, 407,
407n-8n, 504, 505n, 517, 533, 537;
Trevett v. Weeden (judicial review), 330,
332n; refuses to adopt Impost of 1781,
374n; "Landholder" addresses Anti-
federalists of, 405-8; in its interest to
ratify Constitution, 512; "unfederal-
ism" of, 517. See also Newport; News-
papers; Northern States; Providence
RICHMOND, VA., 534
RoBINsoN, WILLIAM, JR. (Pa.): id., 21n
-letter from, 20-21
ROCHEFOUCAULD, DUKE DE LA (France):
id., 136n
-letters to: cited, 135, 136n
ROGERS, JOHN (N.Y.): See Berry and
Rogers
ROLLAND, MR. (France), 136
ROME: See Governments, ancient and
modern
ROTATION IN OFFICE, 113, 572; debate
over President's reeligibilty, 213, 240,
369n, 387, 416, 422-25, 500; criticism
of Constitution's lack of provision for,
240, 280-81, 341
RUSH, BENJAMIN (Pa.; CC:Vol. 1, 45n-
46n), 78n, 555; as a Federalist writer,
133n, 258n, 559, 559n-60n
-letters from, 250-52; quoted, 241n,
258n, 486n; cited, 217n
-letters to: quoted, 21n, 181n, 191n;
cited, 250, 251n
-in Pa. Convention: speech of, 76n, 78n
RUSH, JACOB (Pa.), 489
RUSSELL, BENJAMIN (Mass.; CC:Vol. 1,
xxxvi-xxxvii), 231, 593-94. See also
Newspapers, Massachusetts Centinel
RUSSELL, WILLIAM (Va.; CC:Vol. 3,
468n)
-letter from: cited, 141, 142n
SAILORS, 8; CoIstitution will benefit, 13,
205, 208, 230, 524. See also Navy
SAUNDERS, NATHANIEL (Va.): id., 254n;
252
SAVAGE, SAMUEL PHILLIPS (Mass.): id.,
335n
-letters from, 333-35; quoted, 222n
SAVANNAH, GA., 13
SCHUYLER, PHILIP (N.Y.)
-letter from: quoted, 61n
SCIENCE, 361
SCOTLAND, 132, 193
SEARCHES AND SEIZURES, 281-82
SEBASTIAN, BENJAMIN (Va.): id., 262n;
263
-letter from: quoted, 263n
SEDDON, THOMAS (Pa.), 77n, 78n, 79
SELLERS, WILLIAM (Pa.): See Hall and
Sellers
SENATE, U.S., 47; equal representation
of states in, 12, 115, 168-69, 169n,
197-98, 200, 233-34, 249-50, 267,
271n, 318, 319, 416, 418, 420n, 445;
powers of, 21n, 55, 167-68, 296-98,
355-56; treaty-making power of, 24,
167-68, 280, 309-14, 314-20, 324-25,
357-58, 390, 481-85; election of, 35,
50, 165, 166, 187-88, 196-97, 216,
233, 296-97, 310-11, 311, 315, 319,
385; states guaranteed representation
in, 49-50; appointment power of, 51,
167, 168-69, 169n, 335, 357, 391;
union of with President, 66n, 165,
245-46; House of Representatives as a
check on, 100-1, 167, 297-98, 356-57;
as representative of the states, 155,
211, 220, 249-50, 319, 445; as check
on House of Representatives, 164-65,
166-67, 234, 234-35, 293-94, 355; as
check on President, 165, 167-68, 245,
246, 357; term of, 166, 200, 234-35,
240, 253, 281, 292-93, 310-11, 315,
319, 356, 496-97; and money bills,
167, 240; impeachment power of, 168,
253, 335-39, 355-59; qualifications of,
232-33, 310, 315; size of, 234-35,
292-94, 445; salaries of, 243, 248, 280,
496; Vice President as president of,
247; separate statehood for Maine and
Vermont would give extra Senators to
Northern States, 264; state legislatures
as check on, 296; election of in Pa.,
302; corruption of, 313, 318; im-
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