Thursday, September 17, 2009

Today is Constitution Day. Celebrate it

Today is Constitution Day. Celebrate it
by: Clyde posted: 2009-09-17 11:45:00

On Monday, September 17, 1787, two-hundred twenty-two years ago today, our second Constitution was signed and sent to the states for ratification. Everything went well for a few states, then the lack of a Bill of Rights, something present in all the states' constitutions, stopped the ratification process in its tracks.

The Constitution, as then-presented, was worded only to say what the federal government could do; it did not address.....

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