James McHenry, Dan of St Tho Jenifer, Danl Carroll
Dan of St Tho Jenifer
Manner of interpreting the U.S. Constitution whereby its sections and articles are interpreted literally, according to the letter of the law.
To make all Laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into Execution the foregoing Powers, and all other Powers vested by this Constitution in the Government of the United States, or in any Department or Officer thereof.
Those delegated powers of the National Gov't. that are spelled out, expressly, in the Constitution.
The idea that the Constitution allows for the exercise of various powers by the several branches of the government which are not explicitly stated or defined in the text of the document.