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Resolutions drafted by Patrick Henry were the first nail in the coffin of the Stamp Act – and foreshadowed nullification.
If you’re counting on a federal politician to do what you want them to do, you’re going to be seriously disappointed. Here’s how Patrick Henry put it in a 1788 speech…