The Cato Pocket Constitution - 10 for $10

The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States


About the Pocket Constitution

To encourage people everywhere to better understand and appreciate the principles of government that are set forth in America’s founding documents, the Cato Institute published this pocket edition (3.5” x 5”) of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States of America. With more than five million copies in print, this edition’s influence has been observed far and wide. It has been held up by senators at press conferences and by representatives during floor debate; found in federal judicial chambers across the country; appeared at conferences on constitutionalism in Russia, Iraq, and elsewhere; and sold at bookstores nationwide. With a preface written by Roger Pilon.

It includes the Bill of Rights and all of amendments.

Only available in quantities of 10 online. To order bulk copies, please call 1-800-767-1241.

Click here to order individual copies of the Cato Pocket Constitution.

About the Writer of the Preface

Roger Pilon is vice president for Legal Affairs, B. Kenneth Simon Chair in Constitutional Studies and director of the Center for Constitutional Studies at the Cato Institute.

What Others Have Said

“…take a minute to consider a gift that hasn’t gone out of style in more than 200 years.”
Wall Street Journal

“Who needs play-stations when you can give the kids Thomas Jefferson?”
Independent (UK)


Publication Date: 
January 1, 2010