Matthew Spalding

Matthew Spalding is the associate vice president and dean of educational programs for Hillsdale College in Washington, D.C., where he is the Allan P. Kirby Jr. Chair in Constitutional Studies.

Matthew Spalding is the associate vice president and dean of educational programs for Hillsdale College in Washington, D.C., where he is the Allan P. Kirby Jr. Chair in Constitutional Studies.

Setting the Tone

This Constitution reading sets the tone for the new Congress. The Left (of course) and some on the Right (who are looking at all this from a too technical-legal view) ...

Echoes of ’38

It has been widely noted that last night’s election represented the largest party shift in the House of Representatives since the election of 1948. But that’s a misleading comparison, as that ...
Politics & Policy

The Rediscovery of America

EDITOR’S NOTE: In his new book, We Still Hold These Truths: Rediscovering Our Principles, Reclaiming Our Future (ISI Books), Matthew Spalding defines America’s foundational principles, shows how they have come ...
Politics & Policy

Grand Amnesty

Amnesty, make no mistake about it, is the cornerstone of the Senate’s immigration bill. Despite its many pages and provisions, the legislation guarantees one thing only: that a population of ...