National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen joined C-SPAN’s Washington Journal on November 4 to discuss the history and role of the Electoral College.
In a campaign that rivals any current presidential election for insults and rancor, John Adams defeated Thomas Jefferson on this day in the 1796 election in a race that changed American politics forever.
Since 1845, when Congress set an official date for presidential elections, November 4th has held a special role as a day when two-term Presidents get elected to the White House.
Elizabeth Wydra of the Constitutional Accountability Center and Earl Maltz of Rutgers University discuss how Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump approach abortion, same-sex marriage, affirmative action, and more.
Distinguished speakers come together on November 3, 2016 at the National Constitution Center for a daylong symposium exploring the Declaration of Independence’s promise.
In the legacy of presidential history, Harry Truman may be best remembered by one photograph. So how did the 33rd president wind up holding a newspaper that showed him losing an election he had already won?
On November 3, 1884, the United States Supreme Court issued one of its most controversial decisions, when it said that American Indians who paid taxes didn’t have the right to vote in elections.
As we get nearer to Election Day 2016, Constitution Daily looks at the Electoral College breakdown historically of 15 states that will be crucial in the November 8 election.
Presidents James Knox Polk and Warren Gamaliel Harding have one thing in common aside from a stay in the White House: the same November 2 birthday. Beyond that, the men took different paths in their public lives.
With one week to go before the national election, a federal judge in Newark, N.J., moved on Monday night to test the Democratic National Committee’s claim that the Republican National Committee is joining with the Donald Trump presidential campaign to intimidate voters by aggressive poll-watching actions.