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At the time of the writing of the Constitution, there was no formal legal power behind it. Representatives from each of the individual states met to discuss improvements to the Articles of Confederation and ultimately produced a new document, which individual states later chose to ratify.

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Q: By whose power was the constitution written?
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In whose name is the Constitution written?

we the people

Whose name was the constitution written in?

The Constitution was written in the name of the American people: "We the People of these United States."

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Individual citizens from the power of the federal government and state government.

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Judicial power is the power of a court to invalidate or legitimate an act of Congress with regards to a written constitution.

What is a major criticisms of the Texas constitution?

The criticism of the Texas constitution is that it did not limit the power of government enough. The constitution of the state would be re-written to limit government power in the state.

Who has the powers not written in the Constitution?

congress's power to appoint supreme court justices Powers are not written in the constitution are called "Informal powers" and are used by... for instance the President in making a cabinet. Nothing in the constitution says he can do this yet by using his "informal power" he is allowed to do so.

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