Constitution Has Its Day Amid a Struggle for Its Spirit – NYTimes.com

Constitution Has Its Day Amid a Struggle for Its Spirit – NYTimes.com.

On Day Devoted to Constitution, a Fight Over It

In the 100 years since Constitution Day was first established, most Americans have lumped it with holidays like Grandparents’ Day and Administrative Assistants’ day — a noble cause, lightly observed.

But this year, with the Tea Party making the Constitution sexy again, the holiday (which, for those rusty on their civics, falls on Saturday) has become occasion for battle.

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2 responses to “Constitution Has Its Day Amid a Struggle for Its Spirit – NYTimes.com

  1. loopyloo305

    Thank you for the link!

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