Amaze Your Friends With This Constitutional Factoid

Did you know, since the Constitution was ratified in 1788, there have been over 11,000 amendments proposed by Congress. However, only 27 of those made it through Congress and were ratified by the States. I was amazed at this stat, but I managed to verify it on the US Senate’s statistics page.The next question that came to mind was, “what on earth were they proposing?” ...more