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Can you pass a 10-question quiz on the Constitution? Let’s see if you know the basic facts about our nation’s most enduring document.
Our brand-new Constitution Hall Pass video, “Constitution Day 2014: The Bill Of Rights,” provides a behind-the-scenes look at how the Constitution’s fiercely-debated first 10 amendments were created and continue to be interpreted.
In this commentary, Richard A. Epstein from the New York University School of Law says the way out from our current malaise requires a return to the fundamental principles of our constitutional framers on two key topics: federalism and individual rights.
On September 5, 1774, the first Congress in the United States met in Philadelphia to consider its reaction to the British government’s restraints on trade and representative government after the Boston Tea Party raid.