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Why was the separation of powers among the branches important to the founding fathers?
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Ash

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    The Founding Fathers feared one or a few persons in government would become virtual dictators. The separation and balance of powers prevents one group from being all-powerful.

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    Thank you Ms. Sue.
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    You're welcome, Ash. Good night.

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