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Video: The Future of the Affordable Care Act

March 7, 2017 By NCC Staff

Law professors Josh Blackman and Abbe Gluck joined healthcare reporter Julie Rovner to explore the ability of the new president and Congress to change Obamacare.

Video: The constitutional legacy of Prohibition

March 2, 2017 By NCC Staff

Historians Lisa Andersen and Josh Zeitz explore the history and politics of Prohibition, including its impact on federal power and civil liberties.

Video: Reshaping policing for the 21st century

February 21, 2017 By NCC Staff

Barry Friedman, director of the Policing Project at NYU School of Law and author of the new book "Unwarranted," explores the national conversation around the changing role of police — from neighborhood beat cops to NSA analysts.

Video: Timothy Huebner on the Civil War era and American constitutionalism

February 13, 2017 By NCC Staff

Timothy Huebner, author of Liberty and Union, provides a reexamination of the Civil War era, exploring how the African American understanding of constitutional equality helped transform a war for the Union into a war for emancipation and equal rights.

Video: Should we amend the Constitution to impose term limits on Congress?

February 9, 2017 By NCC Staff

Suzanne Almeida, Executive Director, League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania, U.S. Representative Ron DeSantis (R-FL), Phil Blumel, President, U.S. Term Limits, David Strauss, Professor of Law, University of Chicago Law School, David Super, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center and former Governor Ed Rendell (D-PA) discuss a term-limits amendment to the Constitution.

Video: John Adams and the Fear of Aristocracy

February 1, 2017 By NCC Staff

Authors Luke Mayville and Richard Alan Ryerson discuss the second president’s most intimate political thoughts. Tom Donnelly, senior fellow in constitutional studies at the National Constitution Center, moderated the discussion on February 1, 2017.

Video: Former Solicitor General Donald Verrilli, Jr.

January 23, 2017 By NCC Staff

Donald Verrilli, Jr., 46th Solicitor General of the United States, joins the National Constitution Center for an intimate conversation about his time in office and his experiences arguing landmark cases before the Supreme Court.

Video: President Trump’s First 100 Days And The Constitutional Stakes

January 17, 2017 By NCC Staff

President-elect Donald Trump will inherit a nation divided at home and threatened abroad on Friday. Watch Carol Lee of The Wall Street Journal, Ryan Lizza of The New Yorker, Benjamin Domenech of The Federalist, and Paul Gottfried of Elizabethtown College as they discuss the incoming administration.

Video: The Constitution and the Administrative State

January 9, 2017 By NCC Staff

Federal judges and scholars explore important historical and constitutional issues related to the administrative state in this special event from the National Constitution Center on January 10, 2017.

Video: Bill Of Rights Day Book Festival

December 15, 2016 By NCC Staff

Starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, we will be presenting four live stream video programs related to the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights.

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