Oct 28, 2020 · The Bill of Rights: A Transcription. Note: The following text is a transcription of the enrolled original of the Joint Resolution of Congress proposing the Bill of Rights, which is on permanent display in the Rotunda at the National Archives Museum. The spelling and punctuation reflects the original.
Americans recently fought a war to secure their fundamental rights. They do not want a constitution that places those rights in jeopardy. Federalist A bill of rights is not needed. The Constitution is the ultimate protection for the people's rights and the people are the ultimate sovereigns.