May 11

The Constitution This Week: Gay marriage, treason, and Facebook “likes”



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Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week: Obama’s support of gay marriage, a Romney supporter’s call for treason, and a ruling about free speech and Facebook “liking.”



Apr 27

The Constitution This Week: Immigration, veeps, and Myanmar



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Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week: Immigration, VP picks, and Myanmar.



Apr 10

Governors Rendell and Whitman on Election 2012: It’s been a shameful clown show



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Last night at the National Constitution Center, former Governors Ed Rendell and Christine Todd Whitman offered contrasting perspectives and firsthand knowledge of Election 2012′s key players and issues.



Mar 22

Health care hearings – what to listen for (Part 2)



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Few exercises in interpreting the Constitution are as bizarre as the one that the Supreme Court and lower courts go through if they strike down only a part of a multi-faceted law, and then decide what of the remainder can survive.



Mar 9

Sing a different tune: 5 songs taken off the campaign playlist [VIDEO]



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The relationship between politician and performer has not always been so smooth.