Alabama bill would require student citizenship exam

Alabama high school graduates would have to pass the United States citizenship exam in order to get their diploma if a bill from two lawmakers from Morgan County is approved.  Read more.

PA joins movement for civics education

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2016/09/27/pa-lawmaker-wants-high-school-students-to-pass-civics-test-to-graduate/ Have you taken the test?

This day in history… another Roosevelt?

Our friends at the National Constitution Center posed another interesting question. What if another Roosevelt was on the upcoming ticket instead? Read about it here.

For National Trivia Day: 10 Founding Fathers tidbits

Can you handle the truth about the Founders and the Constitution? From the vault of our Constitution Daily blog, here are 10 factoids that will impress your constitutionally minded and history loving friends! 1. Were [...]

On this day in 1810,

the abolitionist Cassius Marcellus Clay was born. Clay, son of Kentucky slave-owners, was inspired by abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison to launch a lifelong crusade to end slavery. After graduating from Yale University, Clay returned to [...]

Fannie Lou Hamer risked her life to vote

On this day in 1917, the Mississippi civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer was born. Hamer was the granddaughter of a slave and the youngest of twenty children born to Mississippi sharecroppers. She began picking [...]