Establishes that each state must have a Republican government Article V

Establishes that each state must have a republican

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-Establishes that each state must have a Republican government. Article V Describes the Amendment Process
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-The framers realized that times change and as such, changes may be needed.-This outlines the process of amendments.Article VI Makes the Constitution the Supreme law of the Land-The Constitution rules over everything in government.-The Constitution accepts all religion and does not impose one on any official.Article VII Explains the Ratification Process-It took years of debate and compromise to ratify the Constitution.4.3 Amending the Constitution KL-The Constitution was meant to be changed overtime -The Constitution is left open to interpretation.-The framers hoped the changing Constitution would be very flexible.The Amendment Process is not Easy-The Amendment process takes an extremely long time.-It was meant to be complex.-There are four ways an amendment can be added or removed.The First Ten Amendments “The Bill of Rights”-The first 10 amendments are just the Bill of Rights.Two Early Amendments Strengthened the New Federal Government-The 11th amendment made it illegal to go to court against another state.-The 12th amendment helped to streamline the electoral college.Three Civil War-Era Amendments Extended Rights to African American-The 13th amendment freed all slaves and banned slavery.-The 14th amendment granted citizenship to all blacks in the U.S. -The 15th amendment protected voting rights of male African-Americans.Four Progressive-Era Amendments Dealt with Social and political Reforms-The 16th amendment established the income tax. -The 17th amendment allowed for direct election of senators.
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