Federalist #51
Federalist #51

Federalist #51

Please read Federalist #51 and answer the following questions. This relates to separation of powers and leads to Federalism. This assignment is due at the beginning of the second class period from which it was assigned.

Federalist #51

Please answer the following questions.

1. Explain the basics of how a bill becomes a law.  Make sure to demonstrate how both houses of Congress check each other in the process as well as how the President checks Congress in the process.
2. Using Publius’s example of Rhode Island as a starting point, develop an argument on how a welcoming national immigration policy benefits the republic.
3. How does Publius classify the ways to ensure the majority do not trample the minority?
4. Describe the characteristics of federalism identified in the document