'We Must Defend the Constitution': Politicians Mark Constitution Day
Politicians are celebrating the 228th anniversary of the Constitution and what it means to our country today.
Our Founding Fathers signed the Constitution on this day in 1787.
The White House today tweeted that Constitution Day is a celebration of citizenship, while Rand Paul urged the defense of the entire Bill of Rights.
Read on to see more of what politicians had to say about Constitution Day.
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) September 17, 2015
— Dr. Ben Carson (@RealBenCarson) September 17, 2015
— Dr. Rand Paul (@RandPaul) September 17, 2015
— Senator Ted Cruz (@SenTedCruz) September 17, 2015
— Senator Rubio Press (@SenRubioPress) September 17, 2015
— Scott Walker (@ScottWalker) September 17, 2015
— Tom Cotton (@SenTomCotton) September 17, 2015
"Tis done. We have become a nation." —Benjamin Rush on Constitution's ratification. May it continue to be our guiding light #ConstitutionDay
— Jerry Moran (@JerryMoran) September 17, 2015
— Tim Scott (@SenatorTimScott) September 17, 2015
Happy #ConstitutionDay! I'm proud to stand up for the Constitution and to make the voices of "We the People" heard in Congress.
— Mark Meadows (@RepMarkMeadows) September 17, 2015
— Patrick McHenry (@PatrickMcHenry) September 17, 2015
— Johnny Isakson (@SenatorIsakson) September 17, 2015
— Sen. Lamar Alexander (@SenAlexander) September 17, 2015