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Jack Pinkowski
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Jack Pinkowski, PhD is associate professor of public administration at Nova Southeastern University’s H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship and is the founding director of NSU’s Institute of Government and Public Policy.

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Checks and Balances: The Government Shutdown in Perspective

(1) Comments | Posted October 10, 2013 | 6:57 PM

When James Madison wrote the U.S. Constitution in 1787 he intended the system of Checks and Balances to operate in such a way that by separating the powers of different institutions "tyranny of the majority" would be countered. He relied on differing opinions in the separate branches. Even now that...

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