Our fellow Americans, We the Found Fathers of lawrence.com, bequeath upon you, beloved reader, the inalienable right to rewrite these portions of the U.S. Constitution as you see fit. Have fun!

We the People of the United States, in Order to ________________________ (verb phrase), establish ____________ (noun), insure ____________ (adj) Tranquility, provide for the ____________ (adj) defence, promote the ____________ (adj) Welfare, and secure the Blessings of ____________ (noun) to ourselves and ____________ (personal pronoun) Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.

Article. I.

Section 1.

All ____________ (adj) Powers herein granted shall be vested in a ____________ (noun) of the United States, which shall consist of a ____________ (proper noun 1) and ____________ (proper noun 2).

Section. 2.

Clause 1: The ____________ (proper noun 2, from above) shall be composed of Members chosen every second Year by the People of the several States, and the ____________ (noun) in each State shall have the Qualifications requisite for Electors of the most numerous Branch of the State Legislature.

Clause 2: No Person shall be a Representative who shall not have attained to the Age of ____________ (number) Years, and been seven Years a Citizen of ____________ (place), and who shall not, when elected, be an Inhabitant of ____________ (place) in which he shall be chosen.

Clause 3: Representatives and ____________ (noun) shall be apportioned among the several States which may be included within this Union, according to their respective ____________ (noun), which shall be determined by adding to the whole Number of ____________ (adj) Persons, including those bound to Service for a Term of ____________ (plural noun), and excluding ____________ (plural noun) not taxed, ____________ (fraction) of all other Persons...

Section. 3.

Clause 1: The ____________ (proper noun 1, from above) of the United States shall be composed of two ____________ (plural noun) from each State, chosen by ____________ (noun) thereof, for six Years; and each Senator shall have ____________ (number) ____________ (noun)...

Section. 8.

Clause 1: The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the United States;

Clause 2: To ____________ (verb) Money on the credit of the United States;

Clause 3: To ____________ (verb) Commerce with foreign Nations, and among the several States, and with the ____________ (plural noun);

Clause 4: To establish an uniform Rule of ____________ (process), and uniform Laws on the subject of ____________ (unfortunate event) throughout the United States;

Clause 5: To ____________ (verb) Money, ____________ (verb) the Value thereof, and of foreign Coin, and fix the ____________ (proper noun);

Clause 6: To provide for the Punishment of ____________ (a crime) of the United States;

Clause 7: To establish ____________ (plural noun) and ____________ (verb) Roads;

Clause 8: To ____________ (verb) the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the ____________ (adj) Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries;

Clause 9: To ____________ (verb) Tribunals inferior to the supreme Court;

Clause 10: To define and punish ____________ (crime) committed on the high Seas, and Offences against the Law of Nations;

Clause 11: To ____________ (verb) War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning ____________ (noun);

Clause 12: To raise and ____________ (verb) Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term than two Years;

Clause 13: To provide and ____________ (verb) a Navy;

Clause 14: To make Rules for the ____________ (verb) and ____________ (verb) of the land and naval Forces;

Clause 15: To provide for calling forth the Militia to execute the ____________ (plural noun) of the Union, ____________ (verb) Insurrections and ____________ (verb) Invasions;

Clause 16: To provide for organizing, arming, and disciplining, the ____________ (noun), and for governing such Part of them as may be employed in the Service of the United States, reserving to the States respectively, the Appointment of the Officers, and the Authority of training ____________ (noun) according to the discipline prescribed by ____________ (proper noun);

Clause 17: To exercise exclusive ____________ (noun ending in -tion) in all Cases whatsoever, over ____________ (very specific), become the Seat of the Government of the United States, and to exercise like Authority over all ____________ (places, plural) purchased by the ____________ (position of authority) in which the Same shall be, for the Erection of ____________ (building, plural), ____________ (building, plural), ____________ (building, plural), ____________ (building, plural), and other needful Buildings;--And

Clause 18: To make all Laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into Execution the foregoing Powers, and all other Powers vested by this Constitution in the Government of the United States, or in any Department or Officer thereof.

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