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On this day in 1788, Massachusetts Became the 6th State to Ratify Constitution

February 6, 2018 Constitution 0

On this day in 1788, Massachusetts became the 6th state to ratify the new Constitution for the United States, but it was a close call. There were many opponents who ...

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Importance of the Founding Documents

May 30, 2017 History 0

No documents have had a greater influence on the citizens of our country than the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution. The Declaration of Independence marked the birth of ...

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The Formation of the Constitution

April 22, 2017 Constitution 0

by Matthew Spalding, Associate Vice President at the Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship The creation of the United States Constitution—John Adams described the Constitutional Convention as "the greatest single ...

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Reading the Bill of Rights

April 8, 2017 History 1

Reading the Bill of Rights, the first amendments of the US Constitution

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