Beyond the Text: Understanding the Constitution’s Original Meaning

Source: Tenth Amendment Center
by Mike Maharrey

“How do we learn the original meaning of the Constitution? A lot of people will say, ‘Just read it.’ That’s an essential first step, but it’s not quite as simple as that. The Constitution is a legal document rooted in 18th-century law. It is filled with legal terminology and based on complex legal principles.” (05/13/24)