Feb 20

Two cheers for the presidency

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


As America remembers her greatest presidents, it’s worth reflecting on the presidency itself, both to celebrate its glories and to ponder its glitches.

Jan 23

Happy birthday, 20th and 24th Amendments

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago.


Today we celebrate the ratification of not one, but two constitutional amendments: the 20th Amendment (ratified Jan. 23, 1933) and the 24th Amendment (ratified Jan. 23, 1964). Here’s what you need to know.