Quotation by William Howard Taft

The Federal Constitution has stood the test of more than a hundred years in supplying the powers that have been needed to make the Central Government as strong as it ought to be, and with this movement toward uniform legislation and agreements between the States I do not see why the Constitution may not serve our people always.
William Howard Taft (1857–1930), U.S. president. Taft's address at the conference of governors in the east room of the White House, January 18, 1910. Presidential Addresses and State Papers of William Howard Taft, March 4, 1909, to March 4, 1910, 1: 556, Doubleday, Page & Company (1910).
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