The 14th Amendment declares that “all persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United States and the States wherein they reside.” But what does it mean to be “subject to the jurisdiction thereof”?
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Here, in roughly chronological order, are the 10 most significant stories of the year, as selected by the staff of the National Constitution Center.
The DREAM act will change the way immigration is handled in the U.S. So, what is the DREAM act and how will it affect you?
This edition of Opinion Lab asks: should presidents be required to be natural-born citizens?