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Finding Governor Denny like his predecessors

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Finding Governor Denny like his predecessors, the Assembly appointed Franklin their representative  to petition the King about tax grievances. Franklin was prepared to sail from New York when Lord  Loudoun arrived at Philadelphia to arrange a compromise between the Governor and the Assembly.  Having heard all arguments on both sides, however, Loudoun urged the Assembly to comply with the  wishes of the Proprietors and raise their own defense money for the frontiers; he said no English  troops were available for the area. So Franklin worked out the compromise for which Loudoun later  received credit: that the Assembly would pass the kind of tax bill the Governor would sign, but would  state concomitantly that the action was taken under duress and over their strongest objections. Then  Franklin was free to leave for England. But Loudoun had the power to decide times of departure for 
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