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Constitution, US Politics

Constitutional Topic: Constitutional Interpretation – The U.S. Constitution Online – USConstitution.net

Depending on your standpoint you will interpret the US Constitution differently. US Conservatives (Republicans) and Liberals (Democrats) have been debating this for decades. Republicans favour a strict/literal reading whilst Democrats believe the Constitution was intentionally vague so as it could be interpreted for changing times. The link below outlines the different positions in a little more detail. It is useful to be mindful of the different interpretations in any essay about the Constitution’s relevance today…

Constitutional Topic: Constitutional Interpretation – The U.S. Constitution Online – USConstitution.net.

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