Thomas Jefferson Quote

The incorporation of a bank and the powers assumed [by legislation doing so] have not, in my opinion, been delegated to the United States by the Constitution. They are not among the powers specially enumerated.


Opinion on the Constitutionality of the Bill for Establishing a National Bank., 1791. ME 3:146. - Posthumous publications - On financial matters

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The incorporation of a bank and the powers assumed [by legislation doing so] have not, in my opinion, been delegated to the United States by the...

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The incorporation of a bank and the powers assumed [by legislation doing so] have not, in my opinion, been delegated to the United States by the...

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The incorporation of a bank and the powers assumed [by legislation doing so] have not, in my opinion, been delegated to the United States by the...

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The incorporation of a bank and the powers assumed [by legislation doing so] have not, in my opinion, been delegated to the United States by the...