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Federalism Index

The Drama of American Federalism through Data

The Federalism Initiative at Utah Valley University's Center for Constitutional Studies exists to help educators, state leaders, and ordinary citizens better understand and appreciate the drama and history of American federalism in the overall structure of the United States Constitution.

The Federalism Index 2.0 is going live!

The Federalism Index features the first version of an interactive database, which allows users to explore data relating to Federal Regulations, Constitutional Knowledge, and Public Opinion. 

Continuing Legal Education Credit

Take a free course on federalism and earn Continuing Legal Education Credit. The online course is divided into six short (10-12 minute) modules. It is taught by constitutional law professors and federalism scholars from some of the most prestigious institutions of higher education in the country.  Credit can be earned in three steps:




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