How Presidents Interpret the Constitution

Monday, April 27, 2015 at 12 p.m.

Admission is FREE, but reservations recommended. Call 215-409-6700 or order online.


University of Colorado Law School professor Harold H. Bruff traces the evolution of the president’s formal power and examines how our commanders-in-chief have shaped the law through their responses to important issues of their time. Peter Spiro, Charles R. Weiner Professor of Law at Temple University Beasley School of Law, moderates.


A book sale and signing of Untrodden Ground: How the Presidents Interpret the Constitution will follow the program.

Event & Parking Information

Advance reservations recommended.  Please call 215-409-6700 or order online.

Please note that this program is subject to change; call the National Constitution Center or check our website for updated information. National Constitution Center programs begin promptly and latecomers may not be admitted.

Parking will be available for $9 at the National Constitution Center parking garage located at the rear of the building on Race Street between 5th and 6th streets on a first come first serve basis. Pick up your discounted parking voucher at registration.


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