Who is Publius?


The Federalist, commonly referred to as the Federalist Papers, is a series of 85 essays written by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison between October 1787 and May 1788. The essays were published anonymously, under the pen name “Publius,” in various New York state newspapers of the time.

The Federalist Papers.


See also the U.S. Constitution and Thos. Paine’s Common Sense.

Also see “James Madison, Father of the Constitution (1751-1836)“.






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