U.S. Constitution

Founders: Removal from office is not the only purpose of impeachment

"As Congress moves toward a possible formal impeachment of President Donald Trump, they should consider words spoken at the Constitutional Convention, when the Founders explained that impeachment was intended to have many important purposes, not just removing a president from office." - The Conversation

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5 facts about the U.S. Constitution

Sept. 17 was Constitution Day... "2. The three-fifths compromise did not come about because the Founding Fathers considered African-Americans 'three-fifths of a person,' as NPR has asserted (at your expense). ... Northern states wanted to exclude all slaves from population totals – to reduce the political power of slave states." - Acton

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Justice Clarence Thomas slams the precedent worship, is itching to overturn Roe

"Thomas is a textualist who does not hesitate to reject court precedents when necessary, and he made that explicitly clear yesterday." - W. Examiner

Related: Justice Thomas Lays Out an Originalist’s Perspective on Stare Decisis

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"...the high court found the law was unconstitutional because it criminalized sexual conduct between consenting adults."