Congress Establishes U.S.A. 250th Anniversary Commission with Bipartisan Support. Legislation to plan for America’s Semiquincentennial in 2026 passed by both chambers.
In an NBC interview with Keith Jones, USA250 Board Chair Andrew Hohns looks back at America's past national anniversaries and talks about what's to come for 2026.
U.S. 250th Anniversary Commission Act, introduced in Congress with bipartisan support, to plan for America's 250th anniversary in 2026.
Matt Gelb of The Philadelphia Inquirer profiles USA250's plans for 2026. "This event is going to be a signature event for the city," [Philadelphia Mayor] Kenney said. "Philadelphia should be the centerpiece of this celebration."
2026 marks the 250th anniversary of the United States of America. Yet the founding ideals of our nation extend far beyond our borders, and certainly our culture and economy is interconnected with citizens across the globe. In fact, America's national anniversary