CCP co-director helps bring recognition to champion of the 27th Amendment

27th_Amendment_crop5Thirty-five years after receiving a C- on his university paper about a then-abandoned US constitutional amendment proposal, Gregory Watson is getting his grade changed to an A+. After receiving the disappointing grade in 1982, Watson spearheaded an effort to revive the constitutional proposal, which ultimately resulted in the ratification of the 27th Amendment in 1992. Read more about this fascinating story, and CCP co-director Zachary Elkins’ role in bringing Watson the credit he deserves, here.