Today 1/15 on the House floor

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    They are reading the Constitution of the United States in its entirety. Only second time in history if I heard correctly. :D
     
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    Did you know with a 2/3 vote a member of house can be expelled? :eusa_shifty:
     
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    Article 1, section 7 explains how to pass a bill. Maybe now that they have read the instructions they can actually do it a little more often.
     
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    Amendment 5! :cool:
     
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    Too bad they don't follow it.
     
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    The republicans are aware of the constitution but choose to ignore it. The democrats have never heard of it....... :lol:
     
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    Looks like according to Amendment 14, section 4 the debt ceiling has to be raised.
     
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    Yeah, and there is also something about only gold and silver as being currency in there too. So we only follow which portions we like. :eusa_shifty:
     
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    I heard that one too. There's no amendment on that?
     
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    that only applies to the states- they can't grant titles of nobility, either :lol:

    article 1, section 10

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