the bill of rights is just a traditional name given to the first set of amendments to the original draft of the constitution. he is not wrong in saying "your constitution protected...." any amendment to the constitution is a part of the constitution. its legally treated no differently than the original draft, except where it modifies the original draft, in which case it preempts that portion of the original draft.
if you are going to be pedantic, be correct.
The following statement is not true. The previous statement is true.