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  • Rep. Pete Olson Recognizes Constitution Day
    Sep 17, 2010

    Today Rep. Pete Olson issued the following statement in honor of Constitution Day: “The success of democracy in America has inspired other nations to change their form of government to give their citizens the most basic of rights. People from across the globe come to America seeking that freedom tha... More
  • REP. LATTA STATEMENT RECOGNIZING CONSTITUTION DAY
    Sep 17, 2010

    Congressman Bob Latta (R-Bowling Green) made the following statement in recognition of Constitution Day. “Today we celebrate the signing of the United States Constitution and recognize its importance in our nation’s history. We were blessed as a nation to have individuals that put self-interest and ... More
  • Congressman Bachus Commemorates Constitution Day
    Sep 17, 2010

    Congressman Spencer Bachus (AL-6) today urged public commemoration of Constitution Day, a day set aside by congressional statute to celebrate America’s highest law. Bachus issued the following statement, which has been published in the Congressional Record. September 17 is Constitution Day, a time t... More
  • Luetkemeyer: Government Must Remember Our Constitution Begins ‘We The People’
    Sep 17, 2010

    U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-9) issued the following statement commemorating Constitution Day: “As we mark Constitution Day and reflect on the rights and freedoms enshrined in this document, it is important to remember that our government, as Abraham Lincoln once said, is of the people, by the p... More
  • RSC Chairman Tom Price Commemorates Constitution Day
    Sep 17, 2010

    Republican Study Committee Chairman Tom Price (R-GA) issued the following statement on Constitution Day, which honors the signing of the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787. “For more than two centuries, the United States Constitution has been the bedrock of freedom and liberty in Ameri... More
  • Rep. Ted Poe Emphasizes the Importance of The Constitution
    Sep 17, 2010

    The Constitution starts out, "We, the people." It's written in really large print right at the beginning of the document. The Constitution is a rock. It's the foundation. It is not some abstract concept that changes depending on the social philosophy of the elites and tyrants of the judiciary. The C... More
  • Rep. John Shadegg: Happy Constitution Day
    Sep 17, 2010

    On September 17, 1787, 39 men made history when they signed the United States Constitution. Convened in Philadelphia, these founding fathers had a bold vision of a new form of government for our young nation; a government where power is not concentrated in a single, central entity—as was the day’s c... More
  • 10th Amendment Task Force Members Commemorate Constitution Day
    Sep 17, 2010

    The following links feature messages from Members of Congress commemorating Constitution Day and the 223rd anniversary of the signing of the Constitution. Members of the 10th Amendment Task Force used the opportunity to remind America of the Founding Fathers’ vision of a limited national government... More
  • Rep. Wally Herger: Honoring Constitution Day
    Sep 17, 2010

    Today, September 17, marks the 223rd anniversary of the formal signing of the United States Constitution. Our Constitution has not only served as the foundation of our nation, but also as a symbol of freedom and democracy worldwide. Perhaps most well known, it ensured that power would be granted by ... More
  • Rep. Lamborn Statement Recognizing Constitution Day
    Sep 16, 2010

    Contact: Catherine Mortensen Office: 202.225.4422; Cell : 202.841.2653 Catherine.Mortensen@mail.house.gov Honoring and Supporting Constitution Day Today, Congressman Doug Lamborn released the following statement to recognize and celebrate September 17, 2010 as Constitution Day. “It is my great hono... More