The Constitution, Part IV

The militia is defined as a body of soldiers in a state enrolled for discipline, but not engaging in actual service except in emergencies, as distinguished from regular troops, whose sole occupation is war or military service.

Reenactor poses by the banister at the house Washington used as a headquarters during the winter at Valley ForgeAMENDMENT 2

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.

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  1. Don and Donna Staddon August 13, 2013 at 12:54 pm #

    Very Important. Our founding fathers knew the need of a well armed people in order to protect themselves from the ever present threat of government corruption.

    May we always be able to bear arms!

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