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The Birthright Citizenship Debate

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Blame for the National Debt

What Is Obama’s Gun Control Agenda?

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Which nation has the longest-standing written constitution of all nations in the world? 3 Per the Encyclopedia Britannica, the Constitution of the United States of America is the “oldest written…

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Under the Constitution, who is responsible for presiding over the impeachment trial of a president? 3 Article I, Section 3 of the U.S. Constitution states that “the Senate shall have…

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Does the U.S. Constitution require that all people born in the United States be given U.S. citizenship? 2 In addition to being born in the U.S., the Constitution also requires…

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Does the U.S. Constitution generally require government to protect the free speech rights of people from being violently suppressed by private individuals like members of antifa? 2 Some have claimed…

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According to Supreme Court rulings, does the right to free speech under the U.S. Constitution prevent government from censoring “hate speech”? 2 In the 1949 case of Terminiello v. Chicago,…

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…Section 1 of the U.S. Constitution gives “the Legislature” of “each State” the authority to direct the manner in which electors are “appointed” to the Electoral College. In 1892, the…

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What did James Madison, the father of the Constitution and primary author of the Bill of Rights, consider to be the worst form of oppression? 3 During the Constitutional Convention,…

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…the governed.” At the Constitutional Convention, James Madison, who would later author the Bill of Rights and become known as the “Father of the Constitution” for his central role in…

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…compel them at all times to respect” the “personal rights guaranteed and secured by the first eight amendments of the Constitution,” including “the right to keep and to bear arms.”…

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…10:30 p.m. despite earlier intentions to complete processing Tuesday night.” Likewise, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported: “They planned to stop scanning absentee ballots at 10:30 p.m. and pick it up…

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…gave the federal government “certain specified powers,” not “sweeping” ones beyond those listed in the Constitution. However, less than a year after the last of the states ratified the Constitution,…

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