In evaluating bills, we rely on the clear language of the Constitution, amplified by the framers’ recorded intent and the subsequent writings of justices who respected original intent and the authority of the Constitution. Measured against that standard, the great majority of what the federal government does today is unconstitutional. (See also “Separate Party Scoring.”)
Use the scorecard below to become informed on how your congressman and senators are voting.
(112th Congress: 2011, 2012; 113th: 2013, 2014; 114th: 2015, 2016)