Republican Form of Government Clause/Republican Guarantee Clause/Guarantee Clause
The United States shall guarantee to every State in this Union a Republican Form of Government, and shall protect each of them against Invasion; and on Application of the Legislature, or of the Executive (when the Legislature cannot be convened), against domestic Violence.
- The Federalist No. 9
- The Federalist No. 21
- Alexander Hamilton's Notes of the New York Ratification Convention Debates
- Alexander Hamilton Notes of the New York Ratification Convention Debates