Today marks an important anniversary in American history: the congressional declaration of war on Japan on December 8, 1941. But since then, Congress has rarely used its constitutional power formally issue a war declaration.
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ABC’s new drama highlights a person who is almost never discussed, and a constitutional issue that often flies under the radar.
Gitmo remains a constitutional and political enigma, and its end is not quite yet in sight.
John Yoo of the University of California, Berkeley, and Karen Greenberg of Fordham University discuss the legal status of detainees and prospects for the prison’s closure.
This week, scholars Josh Blackman and Michael Gerhardt will discuss on Twitter the constitutional aspects of issues arising at the Republican National Convention. Today, they look at the connection between immigration policies and national security.