MIKE MASTERSON: Failing the Preamble

Not their intent

Posted: February 20, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Those who attended public schools during the 1950s will remember having to memorize the Preamble to our Constitution. Written in 1787, this opening paragraph expressed the framers' intentions in establishing the Constitution, while expressing expectations for how the United States should function as a democratic republic.

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