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title:“John Randolph to St. George Tucker”
authors:John Randolph
date written:1789-9-11

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Randolph, John. "Letter to St. George Tucker." Creating the Bill of Rights. Ed. Kenneth R. Bowling and Helen E. Veit. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991. 293. Print.
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John Randolph to St. George Tucker (September 11, 1789)

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A majority of the Senate were for not allowing the militia arms & if two thirds had agreed it would have been an amendment to the Constitution. They are afraid that the Citizens will stop their full Career to Tyranny & Oppression.

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