Celebrating and Defending the Constitution of the United States

Alan Sexton
Green Mountain Scribes

The Federal, or as now more commonly known, Constitutional, Convention of 1787 was held in the Pennsylvania State House, now known as Independence Hall, in Philadelphia from May 14 to September 17, 1787.

George Washington was unanimously elected by the delegates to preside over the convention, and James Madison painstakingly penned comprehensive notes of the proceedings.

On September 17, 1787, the Constitution of the United States of America was signed…

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Update: Ronald Reagan–“We the People.” President Reagan explains the key to American government–rule by the consent of the governed. [YouTube]

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