Constitution Day 2008

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"We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America... Done... the seventeenth day of September, in the year of our LORD one thousand seven hundred and eighty seven.” —George Washington and the delegatesToday, 17 September, marks the 221st anniversary of the Constitution’s signing by our nation’s Founders. In recognition of this day, The Patriot Shop invites you to browse our selection of Founding Documents, including our popular Constitution booklets and Declaration and Constitution parchments. For more information on the Constitution and related documents, visit The Patriot’s Historic Documents page and Mark Alexander’s essay, “A ‘Living Constitution’ for a Dying Republic”.