Examples Of Congressional Legislation

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Patrick MacKenzie December 22, 2006 Amer. Fed. Govt. Ever since the Bill of Rights was created, man should have known there would be a conflict between those rights and the rights established by Congressional Legislation. The conflict between these rights is very complex and powerful, constantly shaping and reshaping the path to both peace and war. There are rights created for our basic freedoms that clash with the rights the Congressional Legislation created to protect us from others who are exercising those freedoms. A great example of this is the freedom of religion found in the first amendment. The First Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits Congress from making any laws that forbid the free exercise of religion.

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