Read the Letter From Constituents Regarding the Constitution and the War Power here.

Read our proposed War Powers Act of 2017 here.

Article I, Section 8:  “Congress shall power to Declare War.”


The Alturas Institute Presents

“Conversations With Exceptional Women”

September 21st and 22nd, The Community Library in Sun Valley

Tickets for the two day event are $100. The price of admission includes coffee and muffins each morning, and boxed lunches each afternoon.Scholarships are available, and the event is free for students who register. Contact David Adler at (208)313-6554 regarding scholarships.

View the full speaker list here.

Meet and mingle with the speakers during the box-lunch hour!


“Constitutional Conversations with Dr. David Gray Adler”

Aug. 30: “Donald Trump and the Personal Presidency.”

September 6: “Charlottesville and Political Monuments: The Debate”

Time: 7-8:30 p.m. Tickets to each program cost $10, payable at the door.

Location: Trinity Methodist Church | 237 N. Water Ave, Idaho Falls, Idaho


About Alturas

The Alturas Institute is a nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing civic education, civic engagement, and civil discourse. It is our core belief that an informed citizenry is essential to the health, maintenance, and integrity of the Republic. Toward those ends, the Alturas Institute works independently and collaboratively to facilitate broader understanding, deeper knowledge, and bridges to consensus. Learn more here.


See: Adler’s Op -Ed on Donald Trump in the San Francisco Chronicle (8/3/17)

See: Romney’s Rebuke of Trump is Worthy of Emulation by David Adler (8/25/17)