Do you know what Redistricting is? Why does it have to be so political? In this video Donald Scarinci will explain what Redistricting is, and why its such a hot topic right now.
Donald Scarinci explains how Marbury v. Madison, decided in 1803, gives the United States Supreme Court the power to decide whether “Obama care” will be the law of the land or not.
In most states, the state legislature reconfigures its own map and the congressional map every ten years when the census numbers are finalized. Fifteen states have created redistricting commissions claiming that these commissions would be less politic cal.
In honor of Constitution Day September 17, 1787, the day the United States Constitution was signed by our Founding Fathers, we give you – John Adams and the Piddling Genius – A two-minute video venturing into the mind of John Adams discussing another member of Congress John Dickinson.
Thomas Jefferson & John Adams sit down to enjoy food and drink at the Historic Fraunces Tavern in New York City. In this video, viewers get a glimpse of the stark differences in personality of two of our Nation’s Founding Fathers. The Fraunces Tavern was established in 1762 and is registered as a National Historic Landmark. The Fraunces Tavern Long Room is where George Washington said farewell to the officers of the Continental Army in December of 1783.
In Crawford v. Washington, 541 U.S. 36 (2004), the U.S. Supreme Court overhauled the test for deter...
The U.S. Supreme Court has returned from its winter break. The justices heard oral arguments in fou...
In Hernandez v. Mesa, 589 U. S. ____ (2020), the U.S. Supreme Court held that the parents of a 15-y...
Congress of the United States begun and held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine.
THE Conventions of a number of the States, having at the time of their adopting the Constitution, expressed a desire, in order to prevent misconstruction or abuse of its powers, that further declaratory and restrictive clauses should be added: And as extending the ground of public confidence in the Government, will best ensure the beneficent ends of its institution.