Analytical essay on the importance of a system of checks and balances to a democratic form of government

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Write an analytical essay on the importance of a system of checks and balances to a democratic form of government. Context: In Federalist Paper No. 51, James Madison (or A. Hamilton) wrote an essay entitled; The Structure of the Government Must Furnish the Proper Checks and Balances Between the Different Departments. He wrote, “The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, whether of one, a few, or many, and whether hereditary, self-appointed, or elective, may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny”. Analytical Essay: Describe how Congress exercises its checks and balances over the executive branch. Which house of Congress has more authority over the executive branch? Provide examples. How might partisanship help to diminish the exercise of congressional power over the presidency? Expla