Misunderstood Clauses

Misunderstood Clauses The Supremacy Clause Article VI The Necessary and Proper Clause Article I Section 8 Clause 18 The General Welfare Clause Article I Section 8 Clause 1 Interstate Commerce Clause Article I Section 8 Clause...

Nullify the 17th

On April 8, 1913 the Secretary of State William Jennings Bryan announced that the requisite number of 36 states had ratified the proposed 17th Amendment and declared it officially ratified. He failed to follow the provision in Article V which prohibited Congress from...