Between elitism and populism is a middle ground that could renew a uniquely American strain of conservatism.
We should hope, but would be naïve to expect, that these words from James Madison might serve as a guide for the next one.
Hamilton, Madison, and Jay explained the meaning of our highest law.
Moral obligations supersede the calming of political tensions.
The first branch is first for a reason, and when it fails to do its essential work, nothing else works either.