Amending the Constitution

April 28th, 2014|

Tonight, you can hear retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens discuss his new book Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution. Drawing from his three plus decades on the Court, Justice Stevens will present six specific ways in which the Constitution should be amended—including new laws on gun control, campaign finance, [...]

Video Scholarship Contest Winners

April 23rd, 2014|

Congratulations to the winners of our recent contest: First Place - Gabrielle Bow, Spotsylvania, VA The Flame of Liberty Second Place - Matt Schwalenberg, Chandler, AZ The Memory Box Third Place - J.J. Abramovich, Goodyear, AZ I'm An American Please visit our Scholarship page on the website for current scholarship opportunities.

Tax Day – April 15

April 14th, 2014|

These educational resources from The National Constitution Center help make sense of Tax Day. WATCH Constitution Hall Pass: "Dollars and Senses Tax Day" to discover how the U.S. Constitution was amended to allow for income taxes and more. TEACH about the significance of coining money and the symbols used with It's in Your Pocket lesson plan! DEBATE with [...]

Arizona Gives Day

April 9th, 2014|

Today, April 9, our statewide community comes together for Arizona Gives Day and we invite YOU to join us! It’s 24 hours of unprecedented nonprofit giving-and it’s your chance to make a real difference, right here in our community. In addition to supporting our legacy programs, these funds will allow the Institute to pursue the [...]