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Constitution and Citizenship Day -- September 17: Background Information

Constitutional Hall Pass

Constitutional Hall Pass
The National Constitution Center's video series on constitutional history.


Primary Sources

National Archives' Constitution site

Includes transcriptions of the Constitution and all amendments.


Full text of the Federalist Papers (Library of Congress)

This web-friendly presentation of the original text of the Federalist Papers (also known as The Federalist) was obtained from the e-text archives of Project Gutenberg. Any irregularities with regard to grammar, syntax, spelling, or punctuation are as they exist in the original e-text archives.


We the People podcast

A weekly show of constitutional debate hosted by National Constitution Center President and CEO Jeffrey Rosen where listeners can hear the best arguments on all sides of the constitutional issues at the center of American life.