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By the numbers: belated and potential amendments

February 15, 2012 By Paige Scofield

Working at the National Constitution Center, the Constitution Daily writers all pay probably more attention to news items relating to the Constitution than most folks. So when this story came to our attention last month, we were fascinated by Maryland’s belated attention to the 17th Amendment.

A quick history of women's suffrage, or why we should thank our foremothers today

August 18, 2011 By Paige Scofield

Ninety-one years ago today the “we” in “We the People” became a whole lot bigger

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