As part of a landmark, 100-year agreement between the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and The New York Public Library, the National Constitution Center will display one of the 12 surviving copies of the Bill of Rights starting in fall of 2014.
Join Senator Kirsten Gillibrand for an insider's view on D.C. politics. Senator Gillibrand will touch on her career including her legislative successes and disappointments, as well as her famous predecessor, as described in her forthcoming book, Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World.
Join distinguished legal scholars Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean of the University of California, Irvine School of Law, and Frederick Lawrence, President of Brandeis University, together with the Anti-Defamation League's Civil Rights Director Deborah Lauter.
The award-winning NPR show Intelligence Squared U.S. returns to the National Constitution Center for a no holds barred debate, this time focusing on campaign finance, Super PAC's, and the First Amendment.
Join two of the nation's most prominent lawyers, David Boies and Theodore Olson, who famously went head to head in Bush v. Gore only to team up together for one of the highest-profile cases in recent Supreme Court history.
Get an insider's look at the challenges state court judges face in charged political environments with Judge Anna Blackburne-Rigsby of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, Justice Barbara J. Pariente of the Florida Supreme Court, and former Chief Justice Marsha Ternus of the Iowa Supreme Court.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will present his perspective on the connection between energy policy and economic prosperity for the nation. Kevin Hassett, John G. Searle Senior Fellow and Director of Economic Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute, delivers the response.
The National Constitution Center in partnership with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT welcomes Wisconsin GOP Governor and rumored 2016 presidential contender Scott Walker, author of the new book Unintimidated: A Governor's Story and a Nation's Challenge.
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