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Birthright Citizenship: A Primer

Cristobal Ramón / Blog November 5, 2018

The latest efforts to eliminate birthright citizenship have renewed questions about its legal foundations and the prospect of eliminating it for the children of non-citizens.

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The 25th Amendment turns 50

John C. Fortier / Blog February 10, 2017

On this 50th anniversary of the 25th amendment, we recall that our Constitution is a document for the ages, and it has been able to survive as our fundamental document with only a few changes.

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Public Attitudes Toward Congress Over Time

Donald R. Wolfensberger / Research January 24, 2014

Congress has been distrusted and unpopular with the American people most of the time, with only brief interruptions of public approval and support.

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