May 20

The Constitution This Week: Filibusters, the defense bill, and church and state



Posted 1 year, 11 months ago.

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Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week: Filibusters, the defense bill, and church and state.



Jan 10

What’s a presidential signing statement?



Posted 2 years, 3 months ago.

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A lot of crazy stuff tends to happen on New Year’s Eve. It’s amusing to analyze, say, the Lady Gaga–Mayor Bloomberg midnight kiss, but you’ve also probably heard about another buzzworthy, albeit less TMZ-worthy, event: President Obama’s signing of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The move was controversial primarily because the NDAA will allow… [Continue Reading]