Our Founding Fathers View of Government


“To secure these [inalienable] rights [to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness], governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed… Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government, laying its foundation on such principles, and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their safety and happiness.” –Thomas Jefferson: Declaration of Independence, 1776. ME 1:29, Papers 1:429

“We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.”…… No man’s life, liberty or fortune is safe while our legislature is in session.        Benjamin Franklin

I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts…………………

Communism

has never come to power in a country that was not disrupted by war or corruption, or both.
John F. Kennedy

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