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Accesses the 25th Amendment to the Constitution, with navigation to other Amendments, and the Constitution itself.
Veterans have pledged an oath to support and defend the Constitution. A new generation of men and women are answering the call to serve again and are taking The Pledge to put principles before politics. THE PLEDGE 1. Integrity I will always speak the truth and prioritize the public interest above my self-interest. I will..
54:08 History of America following the Revolution. Produced by Forrest Sawyer.
In December 2007 Rubenstein purchased the last privately owned copy of the Magna Carta at Sotheby’s auction house in New York for $21.3 million. He has lent it to the National Archives in Washington D.C. In 2011, Rubenstein gave $13.5 million to the National Archives for a new gallery and visitor’s center. He has purchased..
The National Constitution Center is the first and only museum dedicated to the U.S. Constitution. Through must-see exhibits, timely America’s Town Hall programs, and the engaging educational resources, we inspire active citizenship and bring the Constitution to life for visitors of all ages. Museum Location – Independence Mall 525 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 215.409.6600..
This website was started as a labor of love of STEPHEN J. J. MOUNT – WILLISTON Vermont resident. It was transferred to another owner prior to Steve being drowned while participating in a Burlington, VT triathalon event. The site has some information in it which supplements information available from the whitehouse.gov site.
AS ESTABLISHED JULY 9, 1793, AND AMENDED THROUGH NOVEMBER 5, 2002
Website originally developed by Stephen J. J. Mount of Burlington VT USA
Text of Constitution with explanations of each section, shown side by side. Charters of Freedom Founding documents of democracy Government
Burlington VT resident who LOVED the Constitution and wanted to share his interest in, and enthusiasm for, it with young and old for a better understanding. He developed the Domain – www.usconstitution.net – Information from his obituary after an unfortunate accidental drowning states: “STEPHEN J. J. MOUNT – WILLISTON – Stephen J. J. Mount, of..
A well-designed website for information on the years of the Obama Administration. Sections of information provided are shown on each subject page, making navigation wimple and easy. Copyright Policy Pursuant to federal law, government-produced materials appearing on this site are not copyright protected. The United States Government may receive and hold copyrights transferred to it..
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms. Elizabeth was born in London as the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, and she was educated privately at home. Her father acceded to the..
Jonathan Turley (born May 6, 1961) is an American lawyer, legal scholar, writer, commentator, and legal analyst in broadcast and print journalism. He is currently a professor of law at the George Washington University Law School. Turley was born in Chicago, Illinois. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Chicago in 1983 and..
Sen. John McCain offered a sharp rebuttal of isolationism Monday night during his speech at the 2017 Liberty Medal Award Ceremony. “We are living in the land of the free, the land where anything is possible, the land of the immigrant’s dream,” said the Republican from Arizona, who received the award from the National Constitution..
(CNN) He flouted the Constitution. He disobeyed court orders. And then he bragged about it. To understand the building outrage, particularly among civil rights groups, over the possibility that President Donald Trump would pardon former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, one need only return to the July criminal contempt decision against him. It followed a..
News, Investigative Reporter, Political Analyst and Writer, The Intercept founder Glenn Edward Greenwald (born March 6, 1967) is an American journalist and author, best known for his role in a series of reports published by The Guardian newspaper beginning in June 2013, detailing United States and British global surveillance programs, and based on classified documents..
Following his retirement from the Foreign Service in 2001, Pickering served as Senior Vice President for International Relations at Boeing until 2006. Currently he is serving as independent board member at the world’s biggest pipe company, OAO TMK, in Moscow. At present, he is affiliated with the International Crisis Group and currently serves as its..
Each case provides a link to Wikipedia for more detailed information Marbury v. Madison, 1803 (4-0 decision) Established the Supreme Court’s power of judicial review over Congress. 1. Marbury vs. Madison Section 13 of the Judiciary Act of 1789 is unconstitutional to the extent it purports to enlarge the original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court..
Marian Anderson, contralto, was denied the right to perform at Constitution Hall by the DAR because of her color. Instead, and at the urging of Eleanor Roosevelt, Harold Ickes permitted her to perform at the Lincoln Memorial on April 9, 1939. Racial Prejudice Eleanor Roosevelt DAR
Welcome to THE MAKING OF A NATION — American history in VOA Special English. I’m Shirley Griffith. And I’m Steve Ember. Today history repeats itself. We start our series over again. The last time we were at the beginning was in February of 2003. THE MAKING OF A NATION has a loyal following. In fact,..