Skip to comments.The Constitution Day quiz: Test yourself
Posted on 09/17/2013 3:10:13 PM PDT by SES1066
Today is the 226th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution and that means it is also Constitution Day. Whats Constitution Day, you ask? Its a congressionally mandated moment in which schools from kindergarten through college must focus in some fashion on the countrys founding document. The law, which passed in 2004, requires all schools that get federal funding to offer an educational program on the Constitution, but doesnt define what that is.
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missed the last one (I guessed Texas) and the bonus question.
I missed #12, NOT necessary, NOT Constitutional Knowledge. Typical liberal thought that where knowledge resides is important.
Constitution Day isn’t even on my OfficeMax desk calendar, but Independence Day for Mexico is.
Military training establishments aside, ironically, the states have never delegated to Congress, via the Constitution, the specific power to tax and spend for educational purposes. But since even school administators and teachers don't know the Constitution anymore, Congress gets away with such spending.
Got all 13.
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