Podcasts

Presidential succession and the 25th Amendment at 50

Akhil Reed Amar of Yale University and Norman Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute explain how succession works and how it can be improved.

February 16, 2017

Presidential succession and the 25th Amendment

Akhil Reed Amar of Yale University and Norman Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute explain how succession works and how it can be improved.

February 16, 2017

Should Neil Gorsuch be confirmed to the Supreme Court?

Michele Jawando of the Center for American Progress and John Malcolm of the Heritage Foundation discuss the judge’s record and potential to shape the Court.

February 09, 2017

President Trump’s immigration order: Is it legal?

Peter Spiro of Temple University and Anil Kalhan of Drexel University explore the best arguments for and against the President’s controversial action on refugees and international travel.

February 02, 2017

Has President Trump violated the Emoluments Clause?

Brianne Gorod of the Constitutional Accountability Center and Andy Grewal of the University of Iowa discuss questions about the President’s business operations.

January 26, 2017

Donald Verrilli, Jr.: An Evening with the Former Solicitor General

Former U.S. Solicitor General Donald Verrilli reflects on his time serving in the Obama administration and shares his experience arguing landmark cases about the Affordable Care Act, same-sex marriage, and more. Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, moderates.

January 23, 2017

Offensive speech and trademarks at the Supreme Court

Deborah Gerhardt of the University of North Carolina, Ilya Shapiro of the Cato Institute, and Rebecca Tushnet of Georgetown University discuss a big First Amendment case.

January 19, 2017

President Trump’s First 100 Days: The Constitutional Stakes

Ben Domenech of The Federalist, Paul Gottfried of Elizabethtown College, Carol Lee of The Wall Street Journal, and Ryan Lizza of The New Yorker discuss the agenda and vision of the new administration. Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, moderates.

January 17, 2017

The future of the regulatory state

Gillian Metzger of Columbia University and David Bernstein of George Mason University explain how President Trump, Congress, and the courts may challenge the power of executive agencies.

January 12, 2017

The Constitution and the Administrative State, Part I

In the first part of a three-part program on the administrative state, Randy Barnett of the Georgetown University Law Center and Elizabeth Wydra of the Constitutional Accountability Center discuss the Founders and their ideas about the role of government in society. Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the Constitution Center, moderates. This program was presented in partnership with the Federal Judicial Center.

January 10, 2017

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