Since Vietnam, presidents have continued to send the military into action without prior congressional approval. But is it constitutional?
What would Madison have thought of the hearings on radical Islam in Congress?
Let us now thank Pastor Fred Phelps and the members of his Westboro Baptist Church for teaching us all a lesson.
Last week I served as a judge for a high school civics competition and it surprised me a little that, unlike at the Constitutional Convention itself, there was not a single voice of dissent.
In this feature from the Washington Post, six new members of Congress relate the personal roots of their political ambitions and what it means to them to serve in Congress.