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By Forrest Hershberger
Publisher Sidney Sun-Telegraph 

Constitution Week Starts Sept. 17


September 16, 2020

“We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States.”

-- Preamble to the United States Constitution, 1787

On Tuesday, Sept. 8, the Cheyenne County Commissioners signed a proclamation declaring Sept. 17-23 as Constitution Week, and Sept. 17 as Constitution Day. Constitution Day is observed each year on Sept. 17 to commemorate the signing of the Constitution on Sept. 17. 1787.

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