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Constitution Daily's Top 10 Posts of 2011 [VIDEO]

December 25, 2011 By NCC Staff

We made this list and checked it twice. Here are the Top 10 staff-written stories we were proud to share with Constitution Daily readers over the past year.

Striking the balance between liberty and security yesterday and today

November 2, 2011 By Jonathan W. White

For more than two centuries Americans have sought to strike a balance between liberty and security.

Constitution Check: Can the president ignore Supreme Court rulings?

October 18, 2011 By Lyle Denniston

Newt Gingrich's comment, like the quotation he cited from President Roosevelt, sounds like constitutional bravado.

Office politics: 10 tough presidential decisions

August 9, 2011 By Mark Kehres

How tough a job is it? Here are 10 storms weathered by our nation's presidents.

The trouble with Abraham Lincoln

April 19, 2011 By Dr. Steve Frank

As Adam Goodheart, author of the remarkable new book 1861: The Civil War Awakening, pointed out to a rapt, sell-out audience at the National Constitution Center this week, some criticize him for his repression of civil liberties and other downfalls.

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