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.
On Tuesday, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will take the stage in Philadelphia with Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, to discuss her personal journey in public service and the pressing need for women to speak up and speak out in civic life.
President Barack Obama has made a case for how he can act against the terrorist group ISIL without congressional approval under the War Powers Resolution. But as of today, experts were still debating the President’s logic.
On the 200th birthday of the “Star Spangled Banner,” here are 10 fascinating facts about Stars and Stripes that may surprise you!
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at the key questions the Justices will need to weigh as they consider accepting one or more cases about same-sex marriage in their upcoming term.