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Constitution Day 2017: Constitution Day

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Constitution Daily

Constitution Daily, the blog of the National Constitution Center, offers information about constitutional issues in the news, drawing insights from America’s history.


Celebrating Constitution Day

On September 17, the United States pauses to reflect on the signing of the Constitution that day in 1787.  In 2005, Public Law 108-447 formalized this commemoration, designating the day Constitution Day and Citizenship Day.

Celebrate Constitution Day with these resources and enjoy some games to brush up on your knowledge of the Constitution!


We the People...

We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.

[Full text of the Constitution.]

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