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An Original Perspective on Contemporary Constitutional Issues (Guest: David Shestokas)

February 20, 2018

The Constitution, the hallowed bedrock of American democracy, had been ignored and abused for decades.

Lawmakers, bureaucrats, and judges at all levels of government have strayed from the principles of the Constitution in an attempt to grow government and attain power. Constitutional scholar David Shestokas discusses the sordid history of constitutional malfeasance and how it puts the future of the American Republic in peril. Shestokas, the author of Constitutional Sound Bites and Creating the Declaration of Independence, brings wit and wisdom to this timely topic.

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Constitutional Reform
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David Shestokas earned his B.A. in Political Science from Bradley University in 1975 and his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School, cum laude, in June of 1987. In 1986-87 he served on The John Marshall Law Review.
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Chris Talgo is marketing coordinator for The Heartland Institute
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Lindsey Stroud joined The Heartland Institute in 2016 as a Government Relations Coordinator. In 2017, Lindsey was named State Government Relations Manager.
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