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Podcast: Jeffrey Rosen answers your constitutional questions

January 28, 2016 by NCC Staff


Jeffrey Rosen
Jeffrey Rosen

“Ask Jeff” is back! Listeners submitted their questions about the Constitution to Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, on Facebook, on Twitter, and here on our blog, Constitution Daily.

After due consideration, the We the People staff selected the following questions for discussion:

  • Is Senator Ted Cruz eligible for the presidency?
  • Was the Second Amendment intended to protect an individual or collective right to bear arms?
  • Why is Obergefell v. Hodges (2015) significant in terms of substantive due process jurisprudence?
  • Do the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendment due process clauses prohibit the government from imposing safety regulations on workers, such as limiting the amount of time that truck drivers can drive in one shift?
  • Do license plate trackers at border crossings constitute unreasonable searches or seizures in violation of the Fourth Amendment?
  • What does Buckley v. Valeo (1976) say, and why does it still matter?
  • What constitutional amendments has Texas Governor Greg Abbott proposed?
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This show was engineered by David Stotz. It was moderated and produced by Nicandro Iannacci. Research was provided by Lana UlrichJosh WaimbergNicandro Iannacci and Danieli Evans. The host of We the People is Jeffrey Rosen.

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