The construction applied…to those parts of the Constitution of the United States…




The construction applied…to those parts of the Constitution of the United States…

The construction applied…to those parts of the Constitution of the United States… --Thomas Jefferson

The construction applied…to those parts of the Constitution of the United States which delegate Congress a power…ought not to be construed as themselves to give unlimited powers, nor a part to be so taken as to destroy the whole residue of that instrument.

Thomas Jefferson

Year: 1798
Context: Draft Kentucky Resolutions
Tags: Congress, Constitution, United States, construction, delegate, instrument, power, unlimited



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