Why does the United States have a written constitution? What dispute led to the formation of a constitutional convention? What are the three most common myths (false beliefs) about the constitution? The tenth amendment allocates to the states the powers not specifically reserved to the federal government. Is this amendment dead? The sixteenth amendment created the federal income tax. Was this amendment legally ratified? Has the Supreme Court assumed powers beyond what was laid down in the constitution? If so, what can be done? This 90-minute presentation is packed with information every American needs to learn about the foundation document of our government.