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Response to chknltl (Reply #12)

Thu Jun 27, 2013, 12:59 AM

15. I made that mistake years ago.....

...and I was corrected and was prompted to do some research on the topic.

Sure enough, no "co-equal" anything in our government.

Besides ALL the power in the Constitution is expressed in the first three words: We, the People.

Here is something I found recently you may like:

The people made the Constitution, and the people can unmake it.
It is the creature of their will, and lives only by their will.

Chief Justice John Marshall, 1821

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