If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website.If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains *.and *.are unblocked.He would later serve as Chief Justice of the United States. It listed the powers of the government and left all that remained to the states and the people.Jay became ill after only contributed 4 essays, and was only able to write one more before the end of the project, which explains the large gap in time between them. Of course, this sentiment wasn't universal, and the United States not only got a Constitution, but a Bill of Rights too. 1: General Introduction Written by: Alexander Hamilton October 27, 1787 No.2: Concerning Dangers from Foreign Force and Influence Written by: John Jay October 31, 1787 No.7 The Same Subject Continued: Concerning Dangers from Dissensions Between the States Written by: Alexander Hamilton November 15, 1787 No.8: The Consequences of Hostilities Between the States Written by: Alexander Hamilton November 20, 1787 No.
6: Concerning Dangers from Dissensions Between the States Written by: Alexander Hamilton November 14, 1787 No.
1 that the series would "endeavor to give a satisfactory answer to all the objections which shall have made their appearance, that may seem to have any claim to your attention." Alexander Hamilton was the force behind the project, and was responsible for recruiting James Madison and John Jay to write with him as Publius.
Two others were considered, Gouverneur Morris and William Duer.
Once the Federal Convention sent the Constitution to the Confederation Congress in 1787, the document became the target of criticism from its opponents.
Hamilton, a firm believer in the Constitution, wrote in Federalist No.