7 Principles of the Constitution

  • Popular Sovereignty

    Popular Sovereignty
    The power of the United States comes from the PEOPLE!!!!!!
  • Republicanism

    People do not run the country directly. We elect representatives who in turn write and enforce our laws.
  • Federalism

    System of government in which power is shared between the national and state governments. For example, our national government declares war and coins money. States issue marriage licenses. Both have the power to tax.