Do You Think the Bill of Rights Would Get Through Congress Today?
1.Freedom of speech, press, and of assembly; right to petition 2.Right to keep and bear arms 3.Protection from quartering of troops 4.Protection from unreasonable search and seizure 5.Due process,self-incrimination 6.Trial by jury and rights of the accused; Confrontation Clause, speedy trial, public trial, right to counsel 7.Civil trial by jury 8.Prohibition of excessive bail and cruel and unusual punishment. 9.Protection of rights not specifically enumerated in the Bill of Rights 10. Power belongs to states and people.
Asked By: big-brother - 5/21/2008
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Both sides of the isle are corupt. With any of the last several Congresses, the only things that have been accomplished are; Free Trade Agreements(bad for the US), Congressional Pay Raises(bad for the US), and Needless Investigations Into Professional Sports(again, bad for the US... More
Answered By: Go Jayhawks! - 5/22/2008
Additional Answers (7)
not with the Dems in power.
Answered By: Justine - 5/21/2008
not with republicans in power
Answered By: ForeverFREE - 5/21/2008
YES Since election time is coming around, and it is no longer controlled by GWB.
Answered By: Boss H - 5/21/2008
Yes,but Bush would veto it.
Answered By: power_d_69_1 - 5/21/2008
You ask an interesting question... More
Answered By: David M - 5/21/2008
Not a chance!!! We can't even build a real border fence! What in the hell is a virtual fence anyway... More
Answered By: Mopar guy - 5/22/2008
Not a chance.
Answered By: justgoodfolk - 5/23/2008
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