Apr 30

What Ever Happened to Compromise?



Posted 1 year, 11 months ago.

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UPDATE: Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson discussed compromise and Congressional gridlock with Andrea Mitchell at the National Constitution Center on May 2. Listen to the full podcast: Is compromise a dirty word? Speaker John Boehner spoke for many politicians running for office when he declared “I reject the word.” In the past, political leaders in… [Continue Reading]



Jan 16

What Would Dr. King Say?



Posted 2 years, 3 months ago.

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Is it time to finally declare Dixie “changed”? That is at the heart of the Texas redistricting decision now before the Supreme Court.



Dec 21

The census results are in!



Posted 3 years, 3 months ago.

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Every 10 years, Congress gets reconfigured by a Census. Did your state win or lose?



Dec 14

Will your state gain or lose seats on December 21st?



Posted 3 years, 4 months ago.

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Every 10 years, Congress gets reconfigured by a Census. Easy enough, right? It turns out, there’s plenty to argue about.



Oct 20

Newswire: “Under God” is constitutional in Texas



Posted 3 years, 5 months ago.

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Every day the Constitution Newswire selects the most Constitutionally relevant stories on the web. On Wednesdays, Steve Frank will recap the best of the best with links to the actual Constitution.