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Aug 1

Yes, they actually said that: top 10 quotes from the debt debate



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President Obama described the showdown as a “partisan three ring circus.”



Aug 1

First constitutional challenge to health care law reaches Supreme Court: Will the justices take the case?



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The first appeal focuses on the insurance mandate.



Jul 29

…and if Obama ignored the Congress and simply raised the debt ceiling on his own?



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PJP Faculty Member Jeffrey Rosen speculates how the Supreme Court might decide Last week, President Obama decided not to pursue the option of raising the debt ceiling without Congressional approval. That idea (see earlier post below) had been raised by proponents of a strict reading of the Fourteenth Amendment, which says, in part, that “the… [Continue Reading]



Jul 29

The personal revolution of George Washington



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Author Jane Hampton Cook will speak at the National Constitution Center on Saturday.



Jul 29

Reflecting on the tragedy in Norway



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On this particular Saturday, the exhibiton about domestic terrorism was more compelling than usual.