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Article I Section 2

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Membership of the House

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Article I Section 1

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Bicameral congress

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Article I Section 3

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Membership of the Senate

Power to try impeachments

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Article I section 4

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Laws governing elections

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Article I section 5

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Rules of congress

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Article I section 6

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Salaries and immunities of members

Bar on members of congress holding federal appointive office

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Article I section 7

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Money bills originate in House

Procedure for enacting laws; veto power

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Article I section 8

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Powers of congress

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Article I section 9

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Restrictions on powers of congress

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Article I section 10

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Restrictions on powers of states

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Article II section 1

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Office of president
Election of president
Requirements
Pay of president

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Article II section 2

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Powers of president

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Article II section 3

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Relations of president with congress

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Article II section 4

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Impeachment

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Article III section 1

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Federal courts

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Article III section 2

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Jurisdiction of courts

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Article III section 3

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Treason

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Article IV section 1

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Full faith and credit

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Article IV section 2

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Privileges and immunities

Extradition

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Article IV section 3

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Creation of new states

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Article IV section 4

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Protection of states

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Article V

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Amending the constitution

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Article VI

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Assumption of debts of confederation
Supremacy of federal laws and treaties
No religious tests

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Article VII

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Ratification procedure

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Amendment I

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Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly

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Amendment II

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Right to bear arms

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Amendment III

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Quartering troops in private homes

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Amendment IV

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Prohibition against unreasonable search and seizure

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Amendment V

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Right when accused: “due process” clause

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Amendment VI

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Rights when on trial

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Amendment VII

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Common-law suits

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Amendment VIII

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Bail; no cruel and unusual punishment

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Amendment IX

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Unenumerated rights protected

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Amendment X

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Power for the states

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Amendment IX

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Limits on suits against the states

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Amendment XII

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Revision of electoral college procedure

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Amendment XIII

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Slavery prohibited

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Amendment XIV

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Exslaves made citizens

Reparations to rebels

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Amendment XV

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Blacks given the right to vote

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Amendment XVI

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Authorizes federal income tax

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Amendment XVII

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Requires popular election of senators

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Amendment XVIII

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Prohibits manufacture and sale of liquor

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Amendment XIX

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Right to vote for women

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Amendment XX

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Federal terms begin in January

Emergency presidential succession

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Amendment XXI

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Repeals prohibition

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Amendment XXII

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Two term limit for president

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Amendment XXIII

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Right to vote for district of Colombia

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Amendment XXIV

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Prohibits poll taxes in federal elections

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Amendment XXV

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Presidential disability and succession

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Amendment XXVI

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Voting age lowered to eighteen

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Amendment XXVII

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Congressional pay raises