Who Really are You Voting For? Why?
Alexander Hamilton said; Voting in elections is one of the most important rights of the subject, and in a republic ought to stand foremost in the estimation of the law.
James Garfield said; now more than ever the people are responsible for the character of their Congress. If that body be ignorant, reckless, and corrupt, it is because the people tolerate ignorance, recklessness, and corruption.
Samual Adams said; The people alone have an incontestable, unalienable, and indefeasible right to institute government and to reform, alter, or totally change the same when their protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness require it.
Samual Adams said; Nothing is more essential to the establishment of manners in a State than that all persons employed in places of power and trust be men of unexceptionable character. The public cannot be too curious concerning the character of public men…
John Witherspoon said; The people, in general, ought to have regard to the moral character of those whom they invest with authority either in the legislative, executive, or judicial branches.
Noah Webster said; When a citizen gives his suffrage (vote) to a man of known immorality he abuses his trust; he sacrifices not only his own interest but that of his neighbor, he betrays the interest of his country.
William Paterson said; When the righteous rule, the people rejoice; when the wicked rule, the people groan.
Pastor Matthias Burnett 1803 said; Look well to the characters and qualifications of those you elect and raise to office and places of trust.