Two Days Ago: Congresswoman Giffords Reads The First Amendment In Congress

It was just two days ago that Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords participated in the Congressional reading of the Constitution, and read one of its most important Amendments:

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Doug Mataconis held a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University and J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. He joined the staff of OTB in May 2010 and contributed a staggering 16,483 posts before his retirement in January 2020. He passed for too young in July 2021.


  1. tom p says:

    Ironic: “or the right of the people peacably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.”