amendment : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the act of amending or correcting
- n a statement that is added to or revises or improves a proposal or document (a bill or constitution etc.)
- If the Amendment were to have actually passed, the aides predicted, those same politicians would have voted their conscience, dooming the flag-burning amendment on the Senate floor.
- Obama Passed Into Law An Amendment Establishing A Grant Program To Support Summer Curricula That Emphasize Math And Problem Solving In 2007, Obama sponsored an amendment, which .
- The Feinstein Amendment "Was Aimed At Closing What The Sponsors Called An 'Enron Loophole.
- Samuel Alito in ABC News
It is clear that the framers and ratifiers of the Fourteenth Amendment counted the right to keep and bear arms among those fundamental rights necessary to our system of ordered liberty,wrote Justice Samuel Alito for the five-four majority.
- Antonin Scalia in TIME
It is not the role of this Court to pronounce the Second Amendment extinct,Scalia wrote.
- President Bush in Bloomberg
I support an amendment that will provide $4.4 billion in immediate additional funding for securing our borders and enforcing our laws at the worksite,Bush said at a speech to the Associated Builders and Contractors.