James Madison's Montpelier We The People Fall 2014 - Page 9

In remembrance of the signing of the U.S. Constitution and in recognition of the Americans who strive to uphold the duties and responsibilities of citizenship, Congress designated September 17 as Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. In tribute to James Madison’s leadership as the Father of the Constitution, The Montpelier Foundation hosts two annual events to commemorate this important day in our nation’s history. (From left) Benjamin Wittes, Akhil Reed Amar, Congressman Robert Hurt, and Doug Smith is the constitution still working? i n collaboration with the National Arc