Impatience is no excuse to dispense with the Constitution’s checks and balances

April 26, 2016 | By TODD GAZIANO

Last week, the Supreme Court heard 90 minutes of oral argument from four advocates (two on each side) in United States v. Texas, the case brought by 26 states challenging the legality of the administration’s executive actions regarding about four million aliens in the country illegally, including whether they are entitled to certain benefits ...


It’s not the # of executive actions that proves abuse

June 24, 2015 | By TODD GAZIANO

Over 350 well-connected attorneys, scholars and press gathered at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC last Thursday for the Federalist Society’s Third Annual Executive Branch Review Conference, and many others watched the conference live stream. Most of the breakout and plenary sessions focused on different examples of executive branch abus ...