It’s a big day in American history as September 25 marks the moment that Congress approved a Bill of Rights with 12 amendments to the Constitution. So how did we wind up with only 10?
A project to put all of the world’s constitutions online in one location has drawn the attention of Google and a lot of people interested in tracking global trends.
It was back on this day in 1789 that Congress passed the act that officially created the Supreme Court. A lot has changed since then about the Court and the nine justices that sit on its bench.
Media pundits are crowing about a likely government shutdown on October 1, as Democrats and Republicans argue about a new budget in Washington. But what does that really mean—and could some folks be exaggerating the problem?
The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen joined Carrie Cordero from Georgetown and Claire Finkelstein from Penn on Constitution Day 2013 to discuss all angles on the debate about drones, liberty, and security.