National Constitution Center
The mission of the Rendell Center is to promote civic education and engagement.
A reënactor dressed as Abraham Lincoln, right down to the stovepipe hat, addressed a small crowd of students and tourists from the steps of the Constitution Center’s cavernous lobby.
Chris reviews yesterday’s congressional hearing on the rollout of healthcare.gov and media reports on Obamacare, Benghazi, and NSA spying. He talks to Comedian Colin Quinn, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece, and Dave Rowan from the Philadelphia Union.
Forty-seven applicants from 32 countries across the globe raised their hands and recited in unison their allegiance to a new land.
Tom Kelly calls it “the picture that defines me.”
With one click, these images tell the stories of survival, hunger, death, grief, victory, love, war and the raw humanity behind it all.
Chris continues to delve into all the details of the ongoing government shutdown. He talks to Senator Pat Toomey, Vietnam Veteran Claire Book, and Dr. Betsy McCaughey about Obamacare.
Tourists on the historical circuit were finding slim pickings today, with the major sites closed for the government funding crisis.
Chris covers every detail of the government shutdown brought on by the fight over Obamacare and how it affects you. He also talks to Jeff Rosen from the National Constitution Center to preview tomorrow’s Cocktails and the Constitution.
The National Constitution Center hosted a discussion on the topic of the United States’ methods of capturing, detaining, and interrogating suspected terrorists.
A group of students from Germany, in this country to learn about US history, has gotten an unexpected lesson about Philadelphia hospitality after their tour operator suddenly went bankrupt.
The series was launched on Tuesday, Constitution Day, and the topic was “Drones and Your Privacy.”
The National Constitution Center is offering free admission to celebrate Constitution Day on Tuesday.
Mary Beth Tinker made national headlines in 1960s when she took a free speech fight to the U.S. Supreme Court and won. Now Tinker is traveling the country to urge young people to take action on the issues of the day.
Chris reviews President Obama’s speech on Syria and Hillary Clinton’s reception of the Liberty Medal at the National Constitution Center. He also talks to John Hayward from Human Events, foreign policy expert Danielle Pletka, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.