Does America need a new Constitution since it's pretty clear the Federal government isn't working?
Hey, when the Articles of Confederation was too weak and decentralized, the Founders had the common sense to come up with a more coherent and more expansive role for the Fed. Is it now not time to do the same? Perhaps we should have a unitary state. Instead of a 'United States of America', a 'Republic of America' would be much better.
Asked By: - 10/25/2011
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Government isn't working because they moved away from constitutional principles in which government that governs least is what governs best for which the U.S. seceded from Britain for its over reach on individual liberties & property... More
Answered By: Blanco y egro - 10/26/2011
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Answered By: Angry Tiny Penls Man - 10/25/2011
or maybe we just need to reboot the federal government with them actually following the Constitution for a change
Answered By: Paladin - 10/25/2011
Who occupies our White House right now?
Answered By: Flags of Our Fathers - 10/25/2011
Lets vote on it. Let me get this straight, someone thumbed me down for suggesting a vote?
Answered By: midnyteryder1961 - 10/25/2011
I just don't know where in the Constitution it says that US richclass slavery and thievery are part of the process. Therefore, simply obeying the premise and spirit of the Constitution could suffice -- if ever you could eradicate those US richclass slaving thieves that don't.
Answered By: Pluto C. Rat - 10/25/2011
Hell no. the Federal Government is working fine. We are the United States because a united states = a federal republic, which is what we are. The constitution is virtually perfect and the only reason why the "federal government isn't working" is because they're too busy trying to undermine or rebutt obama, so work won'... More
Answered By: Charlie - 10/25/2011
No we do not need a new Constitution since it would be pretty clear the Federal government would work if they abide by and stayed with-in the laws of our current Constitution.
Answered By: mackie - 10/25/2011
You liberals are actually insane radicals. The reality is that we need more freedom and less democracy. Liberalism has trashed the country!
Answered By: The O'Ryan - 10/25/2011
Typical Lib...government isn't working so lets expand it
Answered By: Liberal Fascist - 10/25/2011
Indeed not. The Declaration of Independence and The Constitution are... More
Answered By: expertgal - 10/25/2011
Constitution is fine. A new one ---riddled with small rights that are granted by government only. With enumerated unlimited government powers? Is no answer. God granted and Constitution enumerated is fine... More
Answered By: Don't Fear The Reaper - 10/25/2011
I really don't think this is a good idea... More
Answered By: Andy F - 10/25/2011
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