James Madison
James Madison, Fourth President of the United States.
Lithograph after an original painting by Gilbert Stuart,
circa 1828, from the Library of Congress.

Federalist Papers Authored by James Madison

The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection (con't)
Objections to the Proposed Constitution From Extent of Territory Answered
The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't) (with Hamilton)
The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't) (with Hamilton)
The Insufficiency fo the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't) (with Hamilton)
Concerning the Difficulties of the Convention in Devising a Proper Form of Government
The Same Subject Continued, and the Incoherence of the Objections to the New Plan Exposed
The Conformity of the Plan to Republican Principles
The Powers of the Convention to Form a Mixed Government Examined and Sustained
General View of the Powers Conferred by The Constitution
The Powers Conferred by the Constitution Further Considered
The Powers Conferred by the Constitution Further Considered (con't)
Restrictions on the Authority of the Several States
The Alleged Danger From the Powers of the Union to the State Governments Considered
The Influence of the State and Federal Governments Compared
The Particular Structure of the New Government and the Distribution of Power Among Its Different Parts
These Departments Should Not Be So Far Separated as to Have No Constitutional Control Over Each Other
Method of Guarding Against the Encroachments of Any One Department of Government by Appealing to the People Through a Convention (Hamilton or Madison)
Periodical Appeals to the People Considered (Hamilton or Madison)
The Structure of the Government Must Furnish the Proper Checks and Balances Between the Different Departments (Hamilton or Madison)
The House of Representatives (Hamilton or Madison)
The House of Representatives (con't) (Hamilton or Madison)
The Apportionment of Members Among the States (Hamilton or Madison)
The Total Number of the House of Representatives (Hamilton or Madison)
The Total Number of the House of Representatives (con't) (Hamilton or Madison)
The Alleged Tendency of the New Plan to Elevate the Few at the Expense of the Many Considered in Connection with Representation (Hamilton or Madison)
Objection That The Number of Members Will Not Be Augmented as the Progress of Population Demands Considered
The Senate (Hamilton or Madison)
The Senate (con't) (Hamilton or Madison)