On Wednesdays, Center staff will recap the news with links to the actual Constitution.
To kick off its 112th session, both Democrats and Republicans read the Constitution aloud. Should they have included superseded amendments?
A guest post from PA’s first lady about our Civic Health.
In May 2005, Republican Senate leaders announced that, if the filibusters continued, they would attempt a drastic procedure – one that soon would be called the “nuclear option.”
With the Iowa caucuses less than 13 months away, contenders for the Republican presidential nomination have hit the campaign trail. What lessons are they learning?
Starting today, Congress says it will require all bills to reference the Constitution. Are you ready?
Who holds the record for the longest filibuster of all time? What landmark bills were halted by a speechifying Senator?
In a guest post, Susan Daugherty-Rodriguez explains how the Food Safety bill recently signed by the President affects those with life-threatening illnesses.
More civility in political discourse “would be swell.” But would it really do much to make American government work better?