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Obama supports same-sex marriage

May 9, 2012 By Scott Bomboy

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama told ABC News he supports same-sex marriages, but where does Congress currently stand on a constitutional amendment to ban such marriages nationally?

All the President's Serifs: Typography on the Campaign Trail

January 26, 2012 By Holly Munson

For better or for worse, the way a campaign uses typography can both affect and reflect public opinion.

The Constitution’s 225th Anniversary is a call to action

January 19, 2012 By David Eisner

As the power and status of the United States has increased in the 225 years since the Constitution was signed, what’s at stake every four years has only risen.

What Stephanopoulos could have asked about the Constitution and privacy

January 11, 2012 By Holly Munson

Sure, Roe v. Wade and its effects are important to a lot of people. But if you want an example of how the Constitution, and the way it's been interpreted by the judicial branch, affects your daily life, look no further than Internet privacy.

Wanted, for President, in 2012: A Politician

January 3, 2012 By Todd Brewster

Yes, Americans have an inherent distrust of politicians (just as they do of journalists), but as the Gallup Poll tells us each year, they remain at the top of the list of their “most admired people” in the world...

4 GOPers Declare Their Intentions for 2012

May 31, 2011 By Paige Scofield

Settle in, because the fun and speculation has only just begun for 2012.

Does our primary system work?

March 9, 2011 By Robin Morris

Our Constitution says nothing about how we pick presidential candidates—it doesn’t really anticipate political parties at all.

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