Constitutional Affidavit for Senator or Representative

Constitutional Affidavit

I, ___________________, hereby publicly execute this Constitutional Affidavit of my own free will, without reservation, coercion or duress.

As a representative of the People, I firmly believe that I must, and hereby demonstrate by this Affidavit, that I will, abide by my oath in the performance of my official duties; thus, uphold both the state and national Constitutions, all laws made pursuant thereto, act only within the lawful scope of my Constitutionally delegated authority, and faithfully uphold the Public Trust.

Those who serve in governments in this nation have gone astray and have forsaken the basic principles upon which America was founded. I will reestablish America’s original principles, as set forth in our founding documents, The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution for the United States of America, circa 1787, as amended with the Bill of Rights in 1791. To that end, I hereby attest that I will reaffirm the referenced Constitution, as the Supreme Law of the Land, pursuant to Article VI of that document, and the Maine Constitution as the governing Law of Maine, and I will uphold all averments and affirmations made herein.

I hereby swear or affirm that, pursuant to my oath and to this Constitutional Affidavit, I will never introduce, draft, support or vote for any form of legislation that opposes or contradicts the national and state Constitutions, in any way, whatsoever, or opposes Rights secured therein to the People. Any legislation, which I support, must fully comply with the Constitutions, specific to the Bill of Rights.

I, ___________________, hereby make these statements in this publicly executed Constitutional Affidavit to the People of Maine to demonstrate that I will serve only with the consent of the governed, uphold the Constitutions, the Rights of the People guaranteed therein, and faithfully serve the best interests of the People of Maine. If I violate my oath or this Constitutional Affidavit, in any way, and/or if it can be proven that I have done so, I shall immediately resign, and/or allow the People to remove me from office, without my protest or objection.

Signed:___________________________________

Full Name, Affiant

Notary Statement

State of Maine

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County of

On____________________, 2010, the above named personally appeared before me and signed this document of his own free will.

______________________________

Name of Notary Public

My Commission Expires: _________________ Seal:

 

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