May 20

The Constitution This Week: Filibusters, the defense bill, and church and state



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Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week: Filibusters, the defense bill, and church and state.



Mar 2

The Constitution This Week: Health care reform, cigarette packaging, and Syria



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Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week.



Feb 24

The Constitution This Week: Affirmative action, gay marriage, and contraception



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News headlines, politicians, and hot-button issues come and go, but one 225-year-old document continues to emerge in our conversations about our nation’s most important questions and challenges: the Constitution. The Constitution is a big buzzword for Election 2012, and more than ever, citizens, pundits, and politicians are turning to the Constitution for answers–and sometimes ammunition,… [Continue Reading]



Feb 14

Constitution Check: Does mandated birth control insurance violate religious freedom?



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President Obama and his aides are continuing to struggle over ways to avoid violations of religious doctrine (mainly, Roman Catholic dogma) as they move to implement a provision in the new federal health care law requiring health insurance coverage of birth control for employees.



Feb 3

This week and the Constitution: Egypt, stump speeches, and pay freezes [VIDEO]



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News headlines, politicians, and hot-button issues come and go, but one 225-year-old document continues to emerge in our conversations about our nation’s most important questions and challenges: the Constitution.