What is in the Constitution?

Article 1

Section 1 Legislative Branch,they make laws. Have two Hosuse of Congress House of Representatives and Senate.

Section 2 is about House of Representatives. How many representatives you have depends on the states population, but each state should have at least one.

Section 3 is about the Senate. The Senate of the United States can pick two from each state. Each state should have two, so 100 senators. Not all of them are chosen at the same time. They have to be older than 30 years old, also have to be born in United States. During an impeachment trail the Chief Justice presides over the proceeding. The senate can put the president on trail.Section 4 congress should meet at least one a year all the Senators and House of Representatives. They meet everything first Monday of December unless the law appoints another day.
Section 5 Each House may determine the Rules of its Proceedings, punish its Members for disorderly Behaviour, and, with the Concurrence of two thirds, expel a Member. Section 6 No Senator or Representative shall, during the Time for which he was elected, be appointed to any civil Office under the Authority of the United States.
Section 7 Revenue bills. The president can not pass a law and return it. In order for Comgress to override a Presidential veto Houses must approve the law by 2/3. Section 8 The Congress has the power to set taxes and receive tax money.
Section 9 The Migration or Importation of such Persons as any of the States now existing shall think proper to admit, shall not be prohibited by the Congress. Section 10 the President doesn't have the power over all the states, the Senate does or the government.

Article 2

Section 1 the President of the United States of America of United States is in charge of the executive branch. Their are 538 Electoral College. The House of Representatives decides which one will become president if neither candidate gets a majority. President has to take an oath and has to be older than 35 years old. Section 2 The President shall be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States. The President has a lot of power, appoint Ambassadors appoint, other offices of the United States, appoint other public Ministers and Consuls, and appoint Judges of the Supreme Court to make treaties
Section 3 The President shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union. Section 4 The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment. For Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.

Article 3

Section 1 the judicial Power of the United States, shall be vested in one Supreme Court.
Section 2 the Supreme Court does not hear about every case. The Judaical Power extend all Cases. Trial shall be held in the State where the said Crimes shall have been committed; but when not committed within any State, the Trial shall be at such Place or Places as the Congress may by Law have directed.
Section 3 The Congress has the Power to declare the Punishment of Treason. Has to have eye witnesses or a confession on open court.


The five freedoms of speech, press, religion, assembly, and petition.
The right to bear arms, to protect themselves against a government that becomes to powerful.
No quartering of soldiers.
No unreasonable searches and seizures without a warrant; right to privacy.
Due process, eminent domain, no double jeopardy, right to remain silent, and the right to be tired by a grand jury for a capital offense.
Right to speedy trail.
Right to a trail by a jury of your peers; no lawsuits under $20.
No cruel and unusual punishment.
Any rights not explicitly listed are automatically given to people.
Any powers not explicitly listed are automatically given to the states.
When states sue other states, it automatically goes before the Supreme Court. Residents of one state can not sue another states.
Creates a ticket for the Presidency where the President and VP are elected together.
Abolishes slavary and gives Congress the power to enforce abolition through legislation.
Define citizens as people born in USA and prohibits the states from denying due process and equal protection under the law. Also states that the value of the debt must always be paid and be honored and can not be questioned.
Voting right will not be based on race.
Establishes an income tax.
Direct election of Senators.
Women's suffrage.
Shortens the lame duck period by moving the Presidential inauguration from March to January.
Ends prohibition ps by repealing the 18th amendment.
Limits the President to two terms in office.
Outlaw poll taxes
Outlines the direct line of succession for the Presidency.
Lower the voting age to 18
Congress can't give itself a pay raise.

What does On Constitution mean to me?

What Constitution means to me is making laws, enforcing, and interrupting laws. The government has a lot to do with the constitution and how the constitution functions. Having to do with the states and how many representatives their are for each state, also the amendments. The way the President runs things and does things. The way the constitution does things and how they run things effect us every day.



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