In the News

“The Electoral College Shouldn’t Choose Clinton: A Response to Lessig”

November 25, 2016

Orin S. Kerr writes in The Washington Post about the electoral college and the popular vote.

“Would Bernie Have Done Better?”

November 24, 2016

Neil H. Buchanan writes in Newsweek about Hillary Clinton’s campaign and election loss.

“Donald Trump and the Emoluments Clause, Explained”

November 23, 2016

Steven L. Schooner is quoted in Vox about how Donald Trump’s business empire will violate the Constitution.

“The Future of the FTC Looks A Lot Like Its Past”

November 23, 2016

William E. Kovacic is quoted in The Atlantic about the FTC returning to a Republican majority and Trump’s role in policing corporate mergers.

“AP Explains: 5 Trump Business Ties That Pose Conflicts”

November 23, 2016

Steven L. Schooner is quoted in The Associated Press about the clash between Trump’s private interests and the public good.

“Maggiano's Booked a White Nationalist Dinner. Could It Have Turned Down the Reservation?”

November 22, 2016

Michael Selmi is quoted in Washington Business Journal about a D.C. restaurant hosting an alt-right, white nationalist event.

“Can Trump Put Another Justice Scalia On the Supreme Court?”

November 22, 2016

Jonathan Turley is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about Trump’s nominee filling the Supreme Court vacancy.

“Donald Trump Used His Meeting with Nigel Farage to Bring Up Wind Farms”

November 22, 2016

Steven L. Schooner is quoted in the UK’s The Independent about Trump’s business interests being well known prior to the election.

“There's No Such Thing as a 'Good' Megabank”

November 22, 2016

Arthur E. Wilmarth writes in American Banker about megabanks and the global financial crisis.

“Trump’s Business Ties Raising More Concerns”

November 21, 2016

Steven L. Schooner speaks to MSNBC’s “Live with Stephanie Ruhle” about potential conflicts of interest in a Donald Trump administration.

“Why Fingers Make Handy, If Not Foolproof, Digital Keys”

November 21, 2016

Orin S. Kerr is quoted in The Associated Press about the drawbacks of biometric signatures.

“Donald Trump Muslim Plan ‘Legal’”

November 21, 2016

John F. Banzhaf III and Jonathan Turley are quoted in The Boston Herald about Trump's plans to monitor non-citizens.

“Donald Trump’s Biggest Conflict Of Interest Is a Half Mile from the White House”

November 19, 2016

Steven L. Schooner is quoted in The Huffington Post about conflicts of interest surrounding the president-elect’s D.C. hotel.

“FBI Informants, Mental Illness Are Common in Islamic State Cases like John Booker Jr.’s”

November 19, 2016

Stephen A. Saltzburg is quoted in The Topeka Capital-Journal about the FBI turning to undercover informants in an effort to stop terrorist attacks.

“Trump Could Appoint Most Justices Since Nixon”

November 19, 2016

Jonathan Turley speaks to Hearst TV’s “Matter of Fact with Soledad O’Brien’’ about the Supreme Court in the Trump era.