The Federalist Papers supported the passage of the U.S. Constitution. Name one of the writers.
The Federalist Papers were a series of essays written in support of the ratification of the United States Constitution. They were authored by three prominent figures: James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay. These individuals, collectively known as "Publius," wrote a total of 85 essays that were published between 1787 and 1788. The Federalist Papers provided a comprehensive defense and explanation of the principles and structure of the proposed Constitution, addressing various concerns and objections raised by the Anti-Federalists. These essays remain highly regarded as a significant source of insight into the intentions of the framers of the Constitution.