What is in the Constitution?

Article 1

All legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives.
The House of Representatives shall be composed of members chosen every second year by the people of the several states, and the electors in each state shall have the qualifications requisite for electors of the most numerous branch of the state legislature.
No person shall be a Representative who shall not have attained to the age of twenty five years, and been seven years a citizen of the United States, and who shall not, when elected, be an inhabitant of that state in which he shall be chosen.
The House of Representatives can choose their speaker and other officers; and can have the sole power of impeachment.
No person can be a Senator who can not have attained to the age of thirty years, and been nine years a citizen of the United States and who can not, when elected, be an inhabitant of that state he can be chosen.

Arcticle 2

The President of the United States has the executive power and will hold his or her office for a four year term along with a vice president for the same term.
Both the president and the vice president are chosen by the electors, who are usually picked by the state legislatures. Each state can choose as many electors as it has senators and representatives for that state.

Article 3

The federal court system must have one Supreme Court. In this Supreme Court, there must be a Chief Justice who presides over the court.
when someone tries to attack or wage war against the United States or if he or she tries to help enemies do so in some way. In order to prove that someone committed treason, there must be at least two different witnesses to the act, or the person must confess to treason.
Amendment 1 - Freedom of Religion, Speech, and the Press


Amendment 2 - The Right to Bear Arms
Amendment 3 - The Housing of Soldiers with your concent
Amendment 4 - Protection from Unreasonable Searches and Seizures
Amendment 5 - Protection of Rights to Life, Liberty, and Property
Amendment 6 - Rights of Accused Persons in Criminal Cases
Amendment 7 - Rights in Civil Cases
Amendment 8 - Excessive Bail, Fines, and Punishments Forbidden
Amendment 9 - Other Rights Kept by the People
Amendment 10-Rights of states and people
Amendment 11-Prevents suits against states
Amendment 12-Election of the President(Election Procedures)
Amendment 13-Abolition of slavery Outlawed
Amendment 14-Right to be free from discrimination in states to have due process of law, to have equal protection of the law
Amendment 15-Black Suffrage
Amendment 16-Individual Income Tax
Amendment 17-Election of National Senators
Amendment 18-Prohibition of alcoholic beverages
Amendment 19- Women's Suffrage
Amendment 20-terms of the president, vice president, and congress
Amendment 21-repeal of eighteenth amendment
Amendment 22-president limited to two terms
Amendment 23-elecftoral votes for the district of columbia
Amendment 24-abolition of poll taxes
Amendment 25-presidential disability and succession
Amendment 26-Voting age lowered to eighteen
Amendment 27-changing congressional salaries
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