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Thu 11

April 11 @ 7:30 pm9:00 pm EDT

Returning to Philadelphia: Amending the Constitution for the Twenty-First Century

Network for Responsible Public Policy

Learn the story of Jefferson’s debate with Madison about periodic constitutional renewal (Jefferson wanted each generation to write its own Constitution; Madison favored an enduring Constitution). That historical debate opens up different proposals for constitutional change today.  Learn about historic challenges and what is possible today that could make the American Constitution even more effective for We the People”.