Roger ShermanRoger Sherman, (1721-1793) US Founding father, first mayor of New Haven, Connecticut, served on the Committee of Five that drafted the Declaration of Independence, representative and senator in the new republic, was the only person to sign all four great state papers of the U.S.: the Articles of Association, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution.

Roger Sherman Quote

“The Executive should be able to repel and not to commence war.”

Roger ShermanRoger Sherman
~ Roger Sherman


Ratings and Comments


Mike, Norwalk

Ahh yes, the intent of the framers exists no more.

Byron, Fort Collins

We've strayed far away down the primrose path away from the discipline and freedom of America's Founding Fathers.

E Archer, NYC

Sooner or later, the People will awaken to this fact.

Alison, Jacksonville; Florida

he is our founding father

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