The Constitution of the United States

The Preamble

We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.

Constitution and American Flag

Amendment I — Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, Petition (1791)

Amendment II — Right to Bear Arms (1791)

Amendment III — Quartering of Troops (1791)

Amendment IV — Search and Seizure (1791)

Amendment V — Grand Jury, Double Jeopardy, Self-Incrimination, Due Process (1791)

Amendment VI — Criminal Prosecutions – Jury Trial, Right to Confront and to Counsel (1791)

Amendment VII — Common Law Suits – Jury Trial (1791)

Amendment VIII — Excess Bail or Fines, Cruel and Unusual Punishment (1791)

Amendment IX — Non-Enumerated Rights (1791)

Amendment X — Rights Reserved to States or People (1791)

Amendment XI — Suits Against a State (1795)

Amendment XII — Election of President and Vice-President (1804)

Amendment XIII — Abolition of Slavery (1865)

Amendment XIV — Privileges and Immunities, Due Process, Equal Protection, Apportionment of Representatives, Civil War Disqualification and Debt (1868)

Amendment XV — Rights Not to Be Denied on Account of Race (1870)

Amendment XVI — Income Tax (1913)

Amendment XVII — Election of Senators (1913)

Amendment XVIII — Prohibition (1919)

Amendment XIX — Women’s Right to Vote (1920)

Amendment XX — Presidential Term and Succession (1933)

Amendment XXI — Repeal of Prohibition (1933)

Amendment XXII — Two Term Limit on President (1951)

Amendment XXIII — Presidential Vote in D.C. (1961)

Amendment XXIV — Poll Tax (1964)

Amendment XXV — Presidential Succession (1967)

Amendment XXVI — Right to Vote at Age 18 (1971)

Amendment XXVII — Compensation of Members of Congress (1992)

Amendment I — Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, Petition (1791)

Amendment II — Right to Bear Arms (1791)

Amendment III — Quartering of Troops (1791)

Amendment IV — Search and Seizure (1791)

Amendment V — Grand Jury, Double Jeopardy, Self-Incrimination, Due Process (1791)

Amendment VI — Criminal Prosecutions – Jury Trial, Right to Confront and to Counsel (1791)

Amendment VII — Common Law Suits – Jury Trial (1791)

Amendment VIII — Excess Bail or Fines, Cruel and Unusual Punishment (1791)

Amendment IX — Non-Enumerated Rights (1791)

Amendment X — Rights Reserved to States or People (1791)

Amendment XI — Suits Against a State (1795)

Amendment XII — Election of President and Vice-President (1804)

Amendment XIII — Abolition of Slavery (1865)

Amendment XIV — Privileges and Immunities, Due Process, Equal Protection, Apportionment of Representatives, Civil War Disqualification and Debt (1868)

Amendment XV — Rights Not to Be Denied on Account of Race (1870)

Amendment XVI — Income Tax (1913)

Amendment XVII — Election of Senators (1913)

Amendment XVIII — Prohibition (1919)

Amendment XIX — Women’s Right to Vote (1920)

Amendment XX — Presidential Term and Succession (1933)

Amendment XXI — Repeal of Prohibition (1933)

Amendment XXII — Two Term Limit on President (1951)

Amendment XXIII — Presidential Vote in D.C. (1961)

Amendment XXIV — Poll Tax (1964)

Amendment XXV — Presidential Succession (1967)

Amendment XXVI — Right to Vote at Age 18 (1971)

Amendment XXVII — Compensation of Members of Congress (1992)