Was Ben Franklin an Anti-Federalist or a Federalist?
He was a Federalist. He had played a major role in shaping the Constitution and worked hard for its ratification. He believed that government should be subject to the people rather than the other way around, that the purpose of government was to protect the rights of life, liberty and property.
Ben Franklin was a Federalist, he was definitely for the U.S. Constitution but was one that did not think that there was a need to have a Bill of Rights.
Ralph Archbold has: Played Ben Franklin Impersonator in "As the World Turns" in 1956. Played Irv Finsterwald - Ben Franklin Impersonator in "As the World Turns" in 1956. Played Benjamin Franklin in "We the People 200: The Constitutional Gala" in 1987. Played Benjamin Franklin (2000-2010) in "Philadelphia Visitors Channel" in 1991. Played Ghost of Ben Franklin in "Haunted History" in 1999. Performed in "Benjamin Franklin" in 2002. Played Benjamin Franklin in "The Colbert Report" in…