Today we celebrate the anniversary of the 26th Amendment (ratified July 1, 1971). Here’s what you need to know.
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This week, the Supreme Court laid the groundwork to hear three controversial cases next term. Each case has the potential to upend constitutional law.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie declared his presidential intentions on Tuesday in what appears to be crowded GOP field. But “crowded” is a relative word according to the FEC’s official list of candidates.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, explains how Monday’s Supreme Court ruling about gerrymandering has pointed the way for other states to take up the cause of challenging bitter and divisive partisanship.
On June 26, 1978, the Supreme Court ruled in Regents of the University of California v. Bakke.