The US Constitution: September 17, 1787

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The United States Constitution was signed on September 17, 1787. There are seven articles and 27 amendments in the Constitution. It helps set up the government by providing the basic law of the body politic. If I could change one thing about the constitution, I would change the second amendment: " Right to keep and bear arms." It means that people have the right to own and carry weapons; however, when we hear the word "weapons", we will think of guns. We have been having some serious heartbreaking stories about how people use guns to hurt and kill others. We also have been struggling with whether or not we should take the second amendment out of the Constitution. The debate is still going on; half of the people say we should take the second

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