Constitution Center in the News

In the News

The National Constitution Center’s exhibitions, programs, and initiatives receive prominent coverage in regional and national media. Below is just a sampling of the Center’s recent coverage.

MSNBC, For the Record with Greta: What Does It Mean That Pence Hired Outside Counsel?

Paul Butler and Jeffrey Rosen join Greta Van Susteren to discuss new legal questions from the Trump obstruction probe.

June 15, 2017

National Constitution Center President Jeffrey Rosen Interviews Breyer, Gorsuch

National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen moderated the annual Harvard Marshall Forum on Friday with two special guests: Supreme Court associate justices Stephen Breyer and Neil Gorsuch.

June 4, 2017

Legaltech News: The App Bar: Perkins Coie CoinLaw, FBI Wanted and More

A look inside four apps revolutionizing the world of law this June, from blockchain regulations to the U.S. Constitution to NYC parking tickets.

June 2, 2017

Associated Press: Modern-Day Revolution Celebrated in Philadelphia Street Art

"American Treasures" at the National Constitution Center showcases drafts of the U.S. Constitution written by lesser-known founding father James Wilson.

May 28, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal: Tourist Attractions List

Ranked by 2016 visitors, the National Constitution Center makes Philadelphia Business Journal's list of top attractions in the city!

May 26, 2017

The Atlantic: The 25th Amendment Makes Presidential Disability a Political Question

In The Atlantic, Jeffrey Rosen explains how nothing in the 25th amendment stops the vice president, Cabinet, and Congress from determining the president is “unable" to hold office, as a political decision.

May 23, 2017

The Washington Post: Jeffrey Rosen on “Federalism for the Left and the Right”

Ilya Somin discusses National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen's recent op ed on federalism.

May 22, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Federalism for the Left and the Right

Jeffrey Rosen writes for The Wall Street Journal about how people across the political spectrum are turning to states and localities to deal with contentious issues.

May 20, 2017

WNYC, The Takeaway: Comey’s Bombshell Memo: What’s Next

Is this sufficient grounds for impeachment? Jeffrey Rosen, president of the National Constitution Center and professor of law at George Washington University, answers.

May 17, 2017

Lawfare: A Twenty-First Century Framework for Digital Privacy

CEO Jeffrey Rosen provides an overview of the Center's white paper series and explains how breathtaking changes in technology pose challenges to privacy and security.

May 15, 2017

TIME: New Interactive Tool Traces the Evolution of the U.S. Constitution

TIME magazine looks at the National Constitution Center's new American Treasures interactive.

May 12, 2017

Government Technology: Tech Will Require Continued Adjustment and Definition Within the Law, Experts Say

During an in-depth panel discussion April 10 at the National Constitution Center, legal experts tackled the multi-faceted conversation of how technology and the law fit together in the 21st century.

May 11, 2017

The Atlantic: Does Comey’s Dismissal Fit the Definition of a Constitutional Crisis?

What is the best definition of a constitutional crisis? CEO Jeffrey Rosen discusses the firing of FBI Director James Comey for The Atlantic.

May 11, 2017

TAP: Neil Richards Tackles Secret Government Searches

Earlier this week, the National Constitution Center (NCC) published a series of five white papers, entitled A Twenty-First Century Framework for Digital Privacy.

May 10, 2017

The Parallax: How to Strike a Balance Between Security and Privacy (Q&A)

A series of new scholarly papers from the Constitution Center examine how to unite people behind policy reforms that promote both privacy and security.

May 10, 2017

WNYC, The Takeaway: Comey’s Feverish Firing, Russia and Cuba’s Energy Dance, Breaking a Prison Pipeline

With President Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, is the United States careening towards a constitutional crisis? For answers, we turn to Jeffrey Rosen

May 10, 2017

The Crime Report: Big Brother Online: Policing and the Cloud

A Vanderbilt Law School professor says it’s time to develop a “21st century framework” for stronger privacy protection.

May 9, 2017

Just Security: New White Paper Series: 21st Century Framework for Digital Privacy

The National Constitution Center has launched a new white paper series on a Twenty-First Century Framework for Digital Privacy, with some very interesting papers from none other than David Kris, Chris Slobogin, Jim Harper, and Neil Richards.

May 8, 2017

Lawfare: Digital Divergence: How Digital Network Technology Threatens Both Privacy and Security

A summary of David Kris's new paper for the National Constitution Center's May 10 event on "Digital Privacy in the 21st Century."

May 8, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal: Constitution Center, Historical Society Announce On-Going Collaboration With New Exhibit

National Constitution Center and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania have joined forces for a new exhibition.

May 5, 2017

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