The United States Constitution. Article 1: Legislative . Acceptance of two house (bicameral) plan House of Representatives Senate. Article 1: Legislative. Enumerated Powers Senate Only Trials for all impeachment cases Ratification of presidential appointments Ratification of treaties
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Control of territories by Congress
Guarantee of republican government
Actions under Confederation binding under Constitution
Recognition of the Constitution as the supreme law of the land
No religious test for office
Need approval by nine of thirteen states
The first 10 Amendments to the Constitution are known as the Bill of Rights because some of the Founding Fathers wanted to guarantee the rights of individuals, which are NOT listed in the Constitution
Establishment Clause - No official (state) religion in U.S.
Free Exercise Clause – protects any/all religious practices
Free Speech Clause – pure & symbolic speech protected but has limits (i.e. obscenity, defamation, etc.)
Prior Restraint Clause – gov’t can’t censor work prior to its publication
Freedom of Association – we can associate with anyone