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The petition of the day is: Dawson v. Steager 17-419 Issue: Whether the Supreme Court’s precedent and the doctrine of intergovernmental tax immunity bar states from exempting groups of state retirees from state income tax while discriminating against similarly situated federal retirees based on the source of their...

The Farmer letters are best understood when read in conjunction with Dickinson’s 1764 speech and his 1774 “Essay on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain Over the Colonies in America.” The latter tract elaborated The Farmer’s comments about government. This discussion, although drawing principally on The...