Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Due to a special event taking place in the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, areas regularly included in the tour of the Capitol, such as the Rotunda and National Statuary Hall, will not be available for tours until the conclusion of the event at approximately 12:30 p.m. The Capitol Visitor Center will remain open throughout the day, and guide-led opportunities in the Capitol Visitor Center will be available during the event.

Separation of Powers: Audacious Vision, Uneven History, and Uncertain Future

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Tuesday, September 25 9 a.m. to noon
Separation of Powers: Audacious Vision, Uneven History, and Uncertain Future: When the Founders were crafting the Constitution, why did they separate the powers of government into three branches—legislative, executive, and judicial? What were they hoping to accomplish? How has it worked? What does the future look like?

Join us for a discussion of the constitutional separation of powers featuring thought leaders from academia, journalism and Washington think tanks.

This event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is encouraged. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/congress-and-the-separation-of-powers-tick…

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