Arguing that North Carolina officials are well on their way toward fully carrying out a federal appeals court ruling that nullified five state restrictions on voting rights, the Obama administration and advocacy groups urged the Supreme Court on Thursday to leave the lower court ruling intact.
The 19th Amendment gave women the right to vote nationally on August 18, 1920, so why is Women’s Equality Day on August 26th each year?
The 12th annual National Dog Day is getting a lot of attention on social media, and in the spirit of the pseudo-holiday, Constitution Daily looks back as a few canines who had an impact on the American political scene.
Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, answers your questions about progressive originalism, Justice Clarence Thomas, the Civil War, and more.
Today marks the 100th anniversary of the Organic Act that created the National Park Service. So how much has the Park Service grown since then and what properties are part of the service?
This Thursday marks the 100th anniversary of the act that established the National Park Service. And if you have the time to travel, here’s a list of NPS sites and National Landmarks you can visit related to the great events and cases that have helped defined our Constitution.
Editor’s note: In honor of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary, we are republishing this article from January 2015 about Theodore Roosevelt’s aggressive actions to protect American natural resources.
National Constitution Center Supreme Court correspondent Lyle Denniston looks at a new equality pursuit that may wind up at the Supreme Court, involving due process and unmarried couples.
The United States capital of Washington, D.C., burned 202 years ago today, but it may have been an act of nature that forced the British from the besieged city.
The Federal Elections Commission will now be enforcing a policy to ask people who submit presidential candidate forms to provide they are qualified, or they don’t represent fictional characters or animals.