Checks And Balances
Last updated 10/12/2020 at 2:49pm
The genius of James Madison and the other founders of our nation when they wrote and adopted the Constitution was to provide for checks and balances by creating three separate but equal branches of government. The Congress or the legislative branch was a check on the president or the executive branch while the Supreme Court or the judicial branch was a check on the other two branches from doing something that could be construed as unconstitutional.
What is occurring today in our country is an effort on the part of the Democrats to do away with checks and balances by creating a dominant one...