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" Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. "
Coke and Birc[h].: The Paper War, Carried on at the Nottingham Election ... - Page 328
by Daniel Parker Coke - 1803 - 399 pages
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Understanding Principles of Politics and the State

John Schrems - Political Science - 2004 - 404 pages
...he ought not to sacrifice to you, to any man, or to any set of men living. These he does not derive from your pleasure; no, nor from the law and the Constitution....serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. Such a view is not just abstract political theory or history. It is still part of political life. In...
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Fat Man Fed Up: How American Politics Went Bad

Jack W. Germond - Political Science - 2004 - 240 pages
...of Bristol in the eighteenth century, Edmund Burke defined the politician's responsibility this way: "Your representative owes you, not his industry only,...serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion." It is probably safe to say there are not many Edmund Burkes in Congress or the White House, just as...
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Financial Planning Handbook for Physicians and Advisors

David Edward Marcinko - Business & Economics - 2005 - 312 pages
...Financial Advisors Wisely Choosing Consultants . . . Realizing the Value of Time Daniel B. Moisand Your representative owes you, not his industry only,...of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion. Sir Edmund Burke Since a financial planning solution in one area can cause a new set of problems in...
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The Future of Freedom: Illiberal Democracy at Home and Abroad

Fareed Zakaria - Political Science - 2004 - 295 pages
...politician and philosopher Edmund Burke, who famously told his constituents in Bristol during a campaign, "Your representative owes you, not his industry only,...of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion. . . . You choose a member indeed; but when you have chosen him, he is not a member of Bristol, but...
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What We Owe Iraq: War and the Ethics of Nation Building

Noah Feldman - Political Science - 2009 - 176 pages
...exercised ultimately for their benefit."14 In speaking to his own constituents in 1774, Burke asserted that "[y]our representative owes you, not his industry...instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion."15 Although Burke's view is itself controversial, and subject to the charge of paternalism,...
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The Frankenfood Myth: How Protest and Politics Threaten the Biotech Revolution

Henry I. Miller, Gregory P. Conko - Business & Economics - 2004 - 269 pages
...which sve elect leaders to represent our interests, "Your Representative owes you not only his industry but his judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion." Although it may be useful, and also politic, for governments to consult broadly on high-profile public-policy...
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Woodrow Wilson and the Lost World of the Oratorical Statesman

Robert Alexander Kraig - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 244 pages
...Burke in his speech to the electors at Bristol: "Your representative owes you, not his industry alone, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion." Wilson copied this famous Burkean declaration into the Index Rerum he kept as an underclassman at Princeton,...
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Legalizing Gay Marriage: Vermont And The National Debate

Michael Mello - Family & Relationships - 2008 - 352 pages
...reminded its readers of Edmund Burke's dictum that "your representative owes you not his industry, but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion."46 Two days before the full House voted on the civil unions bill, the Associated Press reported...
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Communicative Rationality and Deliberative Democracy of Jürgen Habermas ...

Ukoro Theophilus Igwe - Religion - 2004 - 483 pages
...authoritative instructions: "Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgement; and he betrays instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion.,., Parliament is not a congress of ambassadors from different and hostile interests; which interests each...
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Business of Medical Practice: Advanced Profit Maximization Techniques for ...

David Edward Marcinko - Medical - 2004 - 494 pages
...Rachel Hetico and Rachel Pentin-Maki Your representative owes you not his industry, but hisjudgment; and he betrays instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. — Sir Edmund Burke There are many self-help publications and management gurus purporting to impart...
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