It was 238 years ago today that the Articles of Confederation, the first American constitution, was sent to the 13 states for consideration. It didn’t last a decade, for some obvious reasons.
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On Friday afternoon, the United States Supreme Court said it would accept its first abortion case in eight years, which centers on a Texas law that restricts the availability of abortion clinics.
It was on this day in 1789 that Founding Father Benjamin Franklin wrote what was probably his last great quote, a saying about the Constitution and life that became true about five months later.
Rick Hasen of the University of California, Irvine School of Law and Ilya Shapiro of the Cato Institute in Washington preview an important new Supreme Court case about voter equality.
Presidential historian and bestselling author Jon Meacham unveiled his sweeping yet intimate biography of George H. W. Bush in a special National Constitution Center event on Thursday night.