Virtue, Republicanism, and Disestablishment of Religion at the Founding
The Annual Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles
Michael McConnell, Judge, U. S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
Endowed by the late Herbert "Wiley" Vaughan, founding member of the Madison Program's Advisory Council, the Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles is an endowed Princeton University lecture that is hosted by the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions in the Department of Politics. Its purpose is to promote and advance understanding of the founding principles and core doctrines of American constitutionalism.