Constitution Daily

Smart conversation from the National Constitution Center


Listen to audio of debates and discussions as part of the National Constitution Center's Town Hall series of programs. The podcasts feature leading experts interviewed by Jeffrey Rosen, the president and CEO of the Center.

Podcast: Religious liberty at the Supreme Court

April 20, 2017 By NCC Staff

Marci Hamilton of the University of Pennsylvania and Hannah Smith of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty discuss the issues and best arguments in Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Comer.

Podcast: Article I and the role of Congress

April 13, 2017 By NCC Staff

In a special event at Columbia University, David Pozen of Columbia and Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz of Georgetown University discuss how to restore the separation of powers.

Podcast: The history and constitutionality of the filibuster

April 6, 2017 By NCC Staff

Richard Arenberg of Brown University and Josh Chafetz of Cornell University discuss the history of the Senate filibuster and whether or not it should be eliminated.

Podcast: Privacy, equality, and transgender students

March 30, 2017 By NCC Staff

Alexandra Brodksy of the National Women's Law Center and Gary McCaleb of the Alliance Defending Freedom discuss whether Title IX or the Constitution bans discrimination on the basis of gender identity.

Podcast: The Gorsuch hearings and the future of the Constitution

March 24, 2017 By NCC Staff

Michael Ramsey from the University of San Diego School of Law and Eric Segall from the Georgia State University School of Law discuss the Neil Gorsuch nomination hearings.

Podcast: Property rights at the Supreme Court

March 16, 2017 By NCC Staff

David Breemer of the Pacific Legal Foundation and John Echeverria of Vermont Law School discuss the issues in a big case about the Fifth Amendment's Takings Clause.

Podcast: The constitutional legacy of Prohibition

March 9, 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.

Podcast: The future of federalism

March 2, 2017 By NCC Staff

In a special live event at Georgetown University, Josh Blackman of the South Texas College of Law in Houston and Peter Edelman of Georgetown discuss the fate of federalism in the Trump era.

Podcast: Jeffrey Rosen answers your constitutional questions

February 23, 2017 By NCC Staff

The president and CEO of the National Constitution Center answers listener questions about sanctuary cities, presidential power, and more.

Podcast: Presidential succession and the 25th Amendment at 50

February 16, 2017 By NCC Staff

Akhil Reed Amar of Yale University and Norman Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute explain how succession works and how it can be improved.

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