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We the People - Constitutional Convention

We the People | Library of Congress Blog.

“Today we celebrate the 227th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution┬áin Philadelphia, Penn., which was ratified at the Constitutional Convention on Sept. 6 more words

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It's Contstitution Day!

The Constitutional Congress of the United States of America held it’s final meeting on September 17, 1787. It was to sign the Constitution of the United States of America, a document for which they so painstakingly labored to create and perfect. 36 more words

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Constitution Day is Septmber 17, 2014

Happy Constitution day! (Remember to fly your flag today.)

Have you read the U.S. Constitution lately?

Contrary to what your local Tea Party claims, it hasn’t changed. 396 more words


Alexander Hamiton on lessons learned from history regarding Government : The Federalist #9

“It is impossible to read the history of the petty republics of Greece and Italy without feeling sensations of horror and disgust at the distractions with which they were continually agitated, and at the rapid succession of revolutions by which they were kept in a state of perpetual vibration between the extremes of tyranny and anarchy. 142 more words