The Texas Constitution gives the citizens of the state the ability to ratify constitutional amendments. Using the article and the book, answer the following questions:
Describe the historical context of our current Texas constitution.
What effect did this have on its writing (think about the Reconstruction Constitution previously)?
What did it do in terms of limiting power?
How does the absence of a “necessary and proper” clause both limited excess government and hinder effective government?
Think critically about the amendment process of the Texas Constitution:
What are some of the benefits of the current Texas constitution and amendment process?
What about drawbacks?
Prompt: The Texas Constitution gives the citizens of the state the ability to r – graduate researcher