To defend the proposition that prepositions matter, this article examines the "of" in the phrase "duties of tonnage" and the "on" in "taxes on incomes."
Prepositions, Constitutional law, Constitutional interpretation, Tonnage Clause, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 21, Taxes on Income, Income tax, Sixteenth Amendment
Place of Original Publication
Green Bag 2d
14 Green Bag 2d 163 (2011)
Jensen, Erik M., "Prepositions in the Constitution" (2011). Faculty Publications. 69.