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At Constitution Center, focus on civil discourse reaping rewards

At a time when public debate over the central constitutional and political issues of the day has devolved into a dispiriting swamp of ad hominem attacks, misleading ad campaigns, and television shouting matches, Jeffrey Rosen says there is a public hunger for civilized, respectful conversation.

The Philadelphia Inquirer

September 07, 2014

Jeffrey Rosen explains the House lawsuit against President Obama on WHYY

Can the House of Representatives really sue the president? Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, discussed the political and constitutional stakes on Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane.

Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane. WHYY PBS

August 06, 2014

Jeffrey Rosen talks executive orders with Diane Rehm on NPR

Has President Obama gone too far in his use of executive orders? Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, discussed the issue on The Diane Rehm Show.

The Diane Rehm Show National Public Radio

August 05, 2014

How The Supreme Court Changed America This Year

Jeffrey Rosen, President & CEO of the National Constitution Center joins other leading legal scholars to review Supreme Court decisions on issues ranging from Obamacare to affirmative action, campaign finance to school prayer.

Politico Magazine

July 02, 2014

Justice John Paul Stevens interviewed by Jeffrey Rosen on C-Span.

Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens talked about his book, Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution, in which he recommends six ways he believes the U.S. Constitution should be amended. He spoke about reforms to campaign finance, the death penalty, gerrymandering, and the Second Amendment. He was interviewed by Jeffrey Rosen, president of the National Constitution Center.

C-Span Book TV

May 19, 2014

Jeff Rosen Interviews Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer

Justice Stephen G. Breyer said the other night that there are two preconceived notions about the Supreme Court that he faces each time he speaks at a university or law school.

The Washington Post

April 28, 2014

Liberals Should Be Happy About the Supreme Court’s Affirmative Action Decision

The New Republic

April 23, 2014

Supreme Court Strikes Down Overall Limits on Campaign Contributions

A discussion about the Supreme Court 's decision to strike down overall Limits on campaign contributions on the radio program The Take Away with John Hockenberry

WNYC/Public Radio International/New York Times Radio/WGBH

April 03, 2014

The Supreme Court Strikes Down Overall Limits On Campaign Contributions

The Supreme Court has struck down overall limits on federal campaign contributions for the first time.

WAMU 88.5 The Diane Rehm Show

April 03, 2014

McCutcheon: Should the rich speak louder?

National Constitution Center President and CEO Jeffrey Rosen looks at the arguments made by two powerful voices about the First Amendment, its role in campaign financing, and the constitutional requirement to make government more responsive to all of the people.

Reuters.com “The Great Debate” / Opinion

April 03, 2014

How discrimination laws are caught up in the health care and religion debates

National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen examines the links between the First Amendment and the Affordable Care Act, and why anti-discrimination laws could go by the wayside as part of a future Supreme Court ruling.

The New Republic

March 25, 2014

Madison’s Privacy Blind Spot

The New York Times SUNDAY REVIEW / OPINION

January 18, 2014

Obama May Be Blowing His Opportunity to Reform the NSA

The New Republic

January 17, 2014

Metadata Material Shouldn’t be Held by the Government

The New Republic

December 22, 2013

Inside the Stunning Court Smackdown on NSA Spying

The New Republic

December 17, 2013

Don’t Rule Out the New Obamacare Court Challenges

The New Republic

December 06, 2013

These Two Cases Could Be Corporate America’s Biggest Gift Since Citizens United

The New Republic

November 26, 2013