DENVER (AP) - The newly Republican House in Washington recently read the federal constitution aloud. Colorado's newly Republican House is following their federal counterparts' lead and doing the same Wednesday.
House leaders say they're reading the document aloud to mark Liberty Day, an unofficial holiday to encourage people to read the nation's founding documents.
James Madison was born on March 16. The nation's fourth president is credited for crafting much of the U.S. Constitution.
(COPYRIGHT 2011 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.