On the anniversary of Oliver Ellsworth’s birth, Constitution Daily looks back an important founder who helped forge a compromise that led to the Constitution, and later played important roles in the early Senate and Supreme Court.
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Noah Bookbinder of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington and Judge Nancy Gertner of Harvard Law School discuss McDonnell v. United States.
James Monroe was the only president, aside from George Washington, to run unopposed for re-election. But that may not be the most surprising fact about the last Founding Father to occupy the White House.
Renowned legal scholar Randy Barnett is joined by Gillian Metzger to explain the origins of the central debate about two different visions of the Constitution.
The smoke has cleared after Tuesday’s presidential primaries in five eastern states, and front runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump gained more momentum toward their nominations in July.