Voting in America: How Campaign Finance and Election Laws Threaten Democracy

Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 12 p.m.

Admission: Free

Leading election law scholars Edward B. Foley and Richard L. Hasen offer their critical take on how the structure of the American political system came to be. Judge Jeremy Fogel, Senior Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and Director of the Federal Judicial Center, moderates.

Copies of Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States (Edward Foley) and Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections (Richard Hasen) will be available for sale before and after the program.

This program is presented in conjunction with our new exhibit, Headed to the White House, opening February 12.


 

Event & Parking Information

Registration is recommended for all programs. Call 215-409-6700 or click here to reserve your seats.

Please note programs are subject to change; call the National Constitution Center or check our website for updated information. National Constitution Center programs begin promptly and latecomers may not be admitted.

Parking will be available for $9 at the National Constitution Center parking garage located at the rear of the building on Race Street between 5th and 6th streets on a first-come, first-served basis. Pick up your discounted parking voucher at registration.

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