The idea that grievances must be addressed before any new taxation is granted by parliament.
Redress before supply
Fact of the Day
In 1623, one kilogram of tobacco was roughly five times more expensive than Shakespeare’s First Folio.
Quote of the Day
"Democracy is the worst form of Government except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time. "
~ Winston Churchill
On This Day
1660 Charles II marched into London and was restored to the throne after 11 years in exile.