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How can the constitution be amended??


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    https://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/overview

    Read Article V very carefully.

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    Our founding fathers knew that their Constitution wasn't perfect and would need additions (amendments) as time went on.

    This site explains how to amend the Constitution.

    http://www.ducksters.com/history/us_constitution_amendments.php

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    Thank you so much guys!!

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    the constitution provides a amendment may be proposed by congress with two thirds vote from each house. Then it has be ratified by legislature in a three fourths vote by the state conventions.The representatives and the Senate or constitution convention.

    Is this ok??

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    Read it aloud to someone so you catch any errors, such as the need for “an” in front of “amendment.”

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    No.

    How Amendments Are Made

    It takes two steps to add an amendment to the Constitution:

    "Step 1: Proposal - An amendment can be proposed by either a two-thirds vote in Congress, including both the House of Representatives and the Senate, or a national convention made up of two-thirds of the states. All our current amendments were proposed by Congress.

    Step 2: Ratification - Next, the amendment has to be ratified. It can be ratified by either three-fourths of the state legislatures or by state conventions in three-fourths of the states. Only the 21st amendment used the state convention method."

    Read more at: http://www.ducksters.com/history/us_constitution_amendments.php
    This text is Copyright © Ducksters. Do not use without permission.

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    thanks ms.sue and writeacher

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