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" Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. "
The American Review of History and Politics, and General Repository of ... - Página 138
1812
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Technology and Civility: The Skill Revolution in Politics

Heinz Eulau - 1977 - 111 páginas
...role, the modern representative cannot possibly measure up to Edmund Burke's solemn injunction that "it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative,...correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents."9 It matters not, for this purpose, to review whatever else Burke said about representation,...
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Polls and the Awareness of Public Opinion

Leo Bogart - 264 páginas
...trend of opinion? Edmund Burke, in his speech to the electors of Bristol on November 3, 1774, said, "It ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative...high respect; their business unremitted attention. . . ." But, Burke went on to say, "Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment;...
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Public Life and the Propertied Englishman, 1689-1798

Paul Langford, Rector of Lincoln College and Professor of Modern History Paul Langford - 1991 - 608 páginas
...as a representative of the empire's second city, and went out of his way to stress that he thought it 'ought to be the happiness and glory of a Representative,...correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents'.t75 He was a dutiful and industrious constituency MP. None the less he had a clear sense...
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Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations

Suzy Platt - 1993 - 520 páginas
...system that makes that possible."— Congressional Record, October 22, 1965, vol. I11, p. 28566. 280 Certainly, Gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness...wishes ought to have great weight with him; their opinions high respect; their business unremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose,...
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Restoration

George F. Will - 2010 - 272 páginas
...duty of a representative, rightly understood. Certainly, he said amicably, a representative should "live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence,...most unreserved communication with his constituents." But all he was saying was that a representative should hear, understand and empathize with his constituents....
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Elections at Home and Abroad: Essays in Honor of Warren E. Miller

William E. Miller - 1994 - 336 páginas
...rigidly separated categories, Even though Burke's preference was clear, he felt at the same time that "it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative...most unreserved communication with his constituents" (as quoted in Eulau et al, l959, 747l, 2, The significance of empirical research of role conceptions...
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White House to Your House: Media and Politics in Virtual America

Edwin Diamond, Robert A. Silverman - 1997 - 188 páginas
...Burke spoke to the Bristol electorate as a realist who understood what popular democracy required: "It ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative...most unreserved communication with his constituents." But he added: "your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays...
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Conscience in Politics: An Empirical Investigation of Swiss Decision Cases

Jürg Steiner - 1996 - 170 páginas
...and politician Edmund Burke, who in an election speech in Bristol in 1774 acknowledges at first that "it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative...attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasure, his satisfactions, to theirs— and above all, ever, and in all cases, to prefer their interest...
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Edmund Burke: Selected Writings and Speeches

Edmund Burke - 1997 - 702 páginas
...and in his acceptance speech he put forth the classic expression of his doctrine of representation: Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness...wishes ought to have great weight with him; their opinions high respect; their business unremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose,...
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Crown Powers, Subjects and Citizens

Christopher Vincenzi - 1998 - 343 páginas
...conduct of government. In 1774, Edmund Burke made his celebrated declaration to the electors of Bristol: It ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative...wishes ought to have great weight with him; their opinions high respect; their business unremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose,...
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