Elbridge Gerry

January 01, 1700 - January 01, 1700
"All monies to be raised for supplying the public treasury by direct taxation shall be assessed on the inhabitants of the several states according to the number of their representatives respectively in the first branch, [...] according to the general principle that taxation and representation ought to go together."source: Ibid., p. 246taxation without representation, taxation on population, taxes, fairness

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