The Declaration Of Independence and The U.S. Constitution

Declaration of Independence: A Transcription | National ...

Declaration of IndependenceThe condition of the parchment Declaration of Independence is a sign of the place it has held in the hearts of many Americans. Years of public display have faded and worn this treasured document. Today it is maintained under the most exacting archival conditions possible. Declaration Home Page


U.S. Constitution | Constitution Annotated | ...

We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.
Firearms stand next in importance to the Constitution itself.
George Washington

“No one can read our Constitution without concluding that the people who wrote it wanted their government severely limited; the words “no” and “not” employed in restraint of governmental power occur 24 times in the first seven articles of the Constitution and 22 more times in the Bill of Rights.

Richard M. Ebeling,

"The Real Meaning of Thanksgiving” November 2016


“Congress has not unlimited powers to provide for the general welfare, but only those specifically enumerated.”

Thomas Jefferson