What is the Constitution?

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The Legislative Branch is the focus of Article |. The Legislative Branch makes the laws for America. The two houses of Congress is the House of Representatives and the Senate. In Section two of Article | is about the House of Representatives. A Representatives term only last two years.

Section 3 of Article | is on the Senate. Each state can receive only two Senates. The Senates can only serve for six years. They also can be elected at different times for say one can be elected in June and the other in November. In the United States there are fifty states and that means there are a hundred senators You also do not have to be born in the United States, but you have to be at least thirty years old..

Together both The House of Representatives and The Senates make up the Congress. The Congress meets at least one time every year. The meeting is always held on the first Friday in December. They both together dan decide to rule out a member of the Congress.

Congress make the men and women of America pay taxes. When the Americans pay back the taxes this is called revenue. The House of Representatives are the ones who make the revenue bills. The Congress also makes the laws and if the president vetoes the bill then that's called veto. In order for a law to pass two thirds of the congress have to agree.

There will be no slavery after 1808. Taxes will stay in order, and the government will still have power to do things that the states cannot.

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Article two is based off the Executive Branch. This Branch is the branch that enforces laws. The president is in charge of this Branch. He serves four years and can run two terms. In order to win president you have to 270 points. Also you have to be at least thirty or older and born in the United States.

The President is even Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy. Another fact about President is he could be impeached for the following Treason, Bribery, High Crimes, and Misdemeanors. The President officially comes in office January second on a Friday.

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The Judicial Branch is the branch that interprets laws. In the Judicial branch their is nine Supreme Courts. A judge can also be impeached from the court.

The Supreme Court even takes in every case in the United States.

Amendments

One: :Rights to Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, Petition
Two: Right to bare arms
Three: Quatering of Soldiers.

Four: Search and seizure

Grand Jury, Double Jeopardy, Self-Incrimination, Due Process
Six: Rights of Accused in Criminal Prosecutions: Rights to Jury Trial, to Confront Opposing Witnesses and to Counsel

Seven: Jury Trial

Eight:Protections against Excessive Bail, Cruel and Unusual Punishment

Nine: Non-Enumerated rights

Ten: Rights Reserved States
Eleven: Suits against States

Twelve- Election of President and Vice President

Thirteen- Abolish of slavery and involuntary Servitude
14 :Protects rights against state infringements, defines citizenship, prohibits states from interfering with privileges and immunities, requires due process and equal protection, punishes states for denying vote, and disqualifies Confederate officials and debts

Fifteen: Voting Rights

Sixteenth: Federal income tax
Seventeen: popular election of senators
Eighteen: probihition

Nineteen: Women's rights to vote

Twenty- Commencement of Presidential Term and Succession
Twenty first: Repeal 18th Admendmant

Twenty second: Two term limitation on President

Twenty third: District of Columbia Presidential vote

Twenty third: Abolition of Poll Tax Requirement in Federal Elections

Twenty fifty- Presidential vacancy, Disability, and Inability

Twenty six: Right to vote at 18

If congress votes a salary increase, it will happen after the next election.

The constitution means everything to me. Now that Irvine of it without the Constitution I wouldn't be aloud to own a gun or any weapon. Not only that I wouldn't be aloud to speak what I want. It also allows me to be friends with any colored person on this earth. It also gives me the rights to go on public lands to hunt. Without the constitution my life would suck.

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