In an elegant act of “judicial jujitsu,” the Supreme Court issued its decision in Marbury v. Madison on February 24, 1803, establishing the high court’s power of judicial review.
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President Barack Obama has endorsed a name change for Mount McKinley in Alaska. But at least one member of Congress sees the move as another constitutional overreach using executive orders.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at how Senator Chuck Shumer’s decision to oppose the Iran nuclear deal highlights our differences with the parliamentary system of government.
The climate may be changing, but opposition to government regulation is not.
BakerHostetler’s David Rivkin and Hofstra University’s Julian Ku join the National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen to discuss the Iran nuclear deal and the constitutional questions about its passage and enforcement.