As expected, Hillary Clinton entered the Democratic presidential primary race on Sunday. So how unusual is her candidacy in historic terms?
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The 17th Amendment, which was ratified this day in 1913, allowed senators to be directly elected by the people rather than by state legislatures.
What does Barack Obama have in common with George Washington, James Madison and Thomas Jefferson? All four presidents will go down in history as loving their beer, as well as their country.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at Wednesday’s Supreme Court decision about voting districts in Alabama and Justice Clarence Thomas’s opinions about race as a voting factor.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, breaks down what a Supreme Court move on Monday means for the evolving situation about voter ID laws.