What’s Next for American Democracy?

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 • 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Free for 1787 Society Members
$10 Members, teachers, & students
$18 Non-members
$35 Members w/ CLE credit
$40 Non-Members w/ CLE credit

Join Lawrence Lessig, author of the new book They Don't Represent Us: Reclaiming Our Democracy, Daniel Epps of Washington University in St. Louis Law School, and Howard Rich, chairman of U.S. Term Limits, for a discussion on the future of elections, term limits, calls for a constitutional convention, and other reforms, including how to address gerrymandering after the Supreme Court’s decision in Rucho v. Common Cause last term—and what American democracy might look like in 2020 and beyond.

This program is generously sponsored by John Aglialoro. 

Continuing Legal Education Credit

CLE accreditation pending. This program is available for 1.0 substantive CLE credit. The National Constitution Center regularly applies for and receives CLE credit in PA, CA, NY, IL, TX, and DE for live events. Credit is also available in AK, AZ, CO, CT, NH, and NJ. All other U.S. jurisdictions allow attorneys to self-apply for credit for live events held outside their state. For more information and to view all of the Center's in-person and on-demand CLE offerings, visit constitutioncenter.org/cle.

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