In the United States, strict constructionism refers to a particular legal philosophy
of judicial ... Strict construction requires a judge to apply the text only as it is
written. ... "strict co...
He was a strict constructionist. He viewed interpretted the Constituion narrowly.
Strict constructionist were also called antiFederalists.
Throughout his early political career, Thomas Jefferson had always been a ...
strong opposition to federal power and his firm belief in a “strict construction” of
Jefferson's view of human nature was much more hopeful than Hamilton's. ... To
keep the national government small, they insisted on a strict construction, ...
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lawmaking. 2. Compare the strict construction and liberal construction positions
on the .... Strict constructionists such as Thomas Jefferson wanted to protect the ...
Mar 9, 2009 ... Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson were the most prominent
representatives of two contrary ... Jefferson was a strict constructionist.
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THOMAS JEFFERSON was the original strict constructionist. He would likely say
that ... Liberal Constructionists Elastic Clause more power for national govt.
Aug 7, 2015 ... Alexander Hamilton led the forces that favored a broad or liberal interpretation of
... while Thomas Jefferson was the champion of those who called for a strict or .....
This is not a harmless effect of Jefferson's strict construction.
Strict Constructionist (originalist)– believe that Congress should only have the
expressed ... Believe that individual liberty is most important; First SC was
Thomas Jefferson ... Liberal Constructionist (living constitution) – believed that
we should ...
In other words, under strict constructionist principles, judges would not be
allowed ... example of strict constructionism is found in Thomas Jefferson's
opposition to ... broad constructionism, also referred to as “liberal constructionism
,” and strict ...