Column: Constitutional competition is government at its best




At a time when hope for our governmental system was ebbing during the fiscal cliff crisis, several hundred young Hoosiers gathered at IUPUI to refute despair.

“We the People” is an annual statewide and national competition. It is focused on the citizen and the Constitution and sponsored by the Indiana Bar Foundation.

Bemoan the quality of education in our state and you are unaware of this volunteer effort by teachers, students, parents and administrators to teach the fundamentals of our government and its founding document. It is one of the good apples in the barrel many decry.

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