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Constitution of the United States

Information about the U.S. Constitution, the U.S. System of Government, Legal Research, and Constitution Day.

Reading of the Constitution

Alfre Woodard reads Article I, Sections 1-3 at People For the American Way Foundation's 2009 Inaugural Reading of the Constitution at the Newseum in Washington, DC. The event was held on January 18, 2009.
Length: 5:21

The Legislative Branch

The Legislative Branch of the United States Government includes Congress, the chief law-making body in the country, and agencies that provide support for the House of Representatives and the Senate.


Selected Government Documents

On the Senate Floor Today

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On the House Floor Today

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