#1328 Constitutional Correspondence

What would fix this country? Almost the number one thing would be: take money out of politics.
— Clay S. Jenkinson portraying Thomas Jefferson

We continue our current theme of constitutional discussions by reading and considering listener mail, including a number of specific suggestions for constitutional amendments. We also share a report from a listener who visited Monticello when Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner were there.

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This episode includes correspondence from Gina Douglas, Paul Kaster, and Cheryl Leonhardt.

Further Reading


So, This Is Representation?

The Jefferson Watch

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What Would Jefferson Do?

They watched with some fascination, but also condescension, as we attempted to create an American republic.
— Clay S. Jenkinson portraying Thomas Jefferson

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