Amendment #10, The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.
(powers, 1789 Constitution, reserved, States, or people) …… evidently the people have certain “powers” in government and those people’s powers must be written in the 1789 Constitution. The possessor of powers in government must be a branch of government. Are the people not the fourth branch of government?
The people, “citizenry”, have two limited powers in government; 1) the ballot box, limited by Article I, Section 2, Clause 1, to choosing Representatives of the House in Congress, “The House of Representatives shall be composed of Members chosen every second Year by the People of the several States, ……………. AND, 2) two jury boxes, in court limited to judging the constitutionality, justness, and just application, of the law of the court case; Article III, Section 2, Clause 3. “The Trial of all Crimes, except in Cases of Impeachment, shall be by Jury;”