Seeking to shore up Congress’s power to block President Trump from gaining benefits from his business empire, nearly 200 Democratic members of the House and Senate sued him in an unprecedented lawsuit on Wednesday.
Writing in The Atlantic, National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen explores various definitions of a constitutional crisis and how they help us understand President Trump's firing of the FBI director.
Donald Trump isn't the only President to ever criticize the judicial branch.
Lyle Denniston, Constitution Daily’s Supreme Court correspondent, says the Ninth Circuit’s ruling on President Trump’s immigration executive order is an affirmation of an independent and watchful judiciary.
Only nine Cabinet nominees have ever been rejected by the Senate. Will Trump's nominees fare as well?
ABC’s new drama highlights a person who is almost never discussed, and a constitutional issue that often flies under the radar.
One prominent legal scholar offers a “friendly amendment” to Justice Robert Jackson’s famous concurrence in Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co. v. Sawyer.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center's constitutional literacy adviser, looks at how a new case involving a transgender student heading toward the Supreme Court is shaping up as a significant test of judicial deference to bureaucratic views.
In this commentary, Jean Galbraith of the University of Pennsylvania Law School explains how the Constitution and other forces constrain the President in foreign affairs.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s adviser on constitutional literacy, examines the rising pressure that state legislatures are putting on state courts through budget restrictions and other measures.