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United States Electoral College From Wikipedia – The Electoral College of the United States refers to the group of presidential electors required by the Constitution to form every four years for the sole purpose of electing the president and vice president. Article II, Section 1, Clause 2 provides that each state shall appoint electors selected..
National Center for Constitutional Studies – U.S Constitution Articles 1 – 7; Amendments to the Constitution 1 – 27; The Declaration of Independence; plus Index, Significant Historic Dates. Preamble We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote..
The National Press Club On this edition of The Kalb Report, Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg join journalist/scholar Marvin Kalb to offer their views of the U.S. Constitution in a rare glimpse behind the gavel and inside one of our nation’s vital branches of government.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Videos in Tribute, background, Constitution Center, Liberty Medal Sept 2020
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..
Amy Coney Barrett From Wikipedia Amy Coney Barrett (born Amy Vivian Coney; January 28, 1972) is an American lawyer, jurist, and academic who serves as a circuit judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Barrett’s scholarship focuses on originalism. President Donald Trump nominated Barrett to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals..
10:00 – #CNBC Why The Electoral College Exists Around 138 million people voted in the 2016 election, but 306 people officially elected the president by using their electoral college votes. Here’s why the Electoral College exists. The Supreme Court will decide whether Electoral College voters have a constitutional right to cast ballots for candidates who..
Juneteenth From Wikipedia Juneteenth (a portmanteau of June and nineteenth; also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, and Liberation Day) is a holiday celebrating the liberation of those who had been held as slaves in the United States. Originally a Texas state holiday, it is now celebrated annually on the 19th of June throughout the..
What to Know About the U.S. Presidents Who’ve Been Impeached – Time Magazine article with Video of Senate Vote By Tara Law Updated: February 5, 2020 5:55 PM ET | Originally published: March 27, 2019 On Wednesday, Donald Trump, the third President in American history to be impeached, was acquitted in his Senate trial. Impeachment..
Impeachment in the United States – Wikipedia Information Impeachment in the United States is the process by which a legislature (usually in the form of the lower house) brings charges against a civil officer of government for crimes alleged to have been committed, analogous to the bringing of an indictment by a grand jury. Impeachment..
John N. Mitchell From Wikipedia John Newton Mitchell (September 15, 1913 – November 9, 1988) was the 67th Attorney General of the United States (1969–1972) under President Richard Nixon. Prior to that, he had been a municipal bond lawyer, chairman of Nixon’s 1968 presidential campaign, and one of Nixon’s closest personal friends. After his tenure..