National Constitution Center:Aug 31, 2014A quick reminder that the museum will be OPEN tomorrow, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Get that last summer day trip in!
National Constitution Center:Aug 31, 2014From now until Constitution Day on September 17, we are sharing fun facts about the signers of the Constitution. Can you guess this Founding Father?
“I grew worried about the powers being given to Congress, especially the Senate, and strongly believed that the Constitution should have a bill of rights. Therefore, on the day the Constitution was signed, I was one of the three delegates who chose not to add my name. My involvement in the campaign to block ratification in my home state of Virginia ruined my long friendship with George Washington.”
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In 1787, the Founding Fathers proposed a new Constitution that profoundly changed America. But did you know some residents of Pennsylvania and New York were given versions of the Constitution that differed from the one approved in Philadelphia?