American Democracy One Year into the Trump Administration

1/18/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

We can no longer take America’s democracy for granted

Concluding Thoughts on Constitutional Coup

1/18/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

Final thoughts on the future of the administrative state under President Donald Trump

Jon D. Michaels

UCLA School of Law

Polarization, Deregulation, and Situational Legalism

1/16/18  //  Commentary

Highlights from a recent conference on deregulation in the Trump era

Zachary Price

U.C. Hastings College of the Law

Symposium on 'Constitutional Coup' by Jon Michaels

1/14/18  //  Latest Developments

Take Care is pleased to host a symposium on Constitutional Coup

Joshua Matz

Publisher

Privatization’s Other Frontiers

1/12/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

By Kate Shaw: We must also focus on ideological outsourcing and privatization by state governments

Take Care

De-Privatizing Our Public Philosophy

1/11/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

Michaels understates the danger posed by a lack of social solidarity in America, a state of alienation Americans feel from one another that has been deliberately fed by right-wing politicians for at least the last four decades.

Peter M. Shane

Ohio State, Moritz College of Law

Let’s Not Make A Constitutional Case Out Of This

1/11/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

Is an administrative separation of powers mandated by the Constitution, as Michaels suggests that it is?

The Politics of Administrative Reform

1/10/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

Michaels is absolutely right in his diagnosis of the current state of administrative governance. And his book could well prove an important step towards fixing it. But if that fix comes, it is far more likely to be primarily via those politicians than by the judges they appoint.

Josh Chafetz

Cornell Law School

An Ode to the Career Bureaucracy

1/10/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

It would be a delicious irony if the President’s attempts to circumvent the internal checks on his authority were ultimately to serve to revitalize the external constraints on presidential power, as has been a legacy of presidents past.

Rebecca Ingber

BU Law School

Bureaucratic Exit and Loyalty under Trump

1/9/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

Fostering a greater sense of bureaucratic loyalty will help to ensure that when the going gets tough, the tough don’t get going.

Jennifer Nou

University of Chicago Law School

You’re So Vain … You Probably Think This Book’s About You

1/8/18  //  Commentary

An introduction to this week's symposium on my new book, 'Constitutional Coup: Privatization’s Threat to the American Republic'

Jon D. Michaels

UCLA School of Law

Against Cutting the President’s Purse Strings

1/7/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

No, Congress doesn't have a duty to provide the resources necessary for the executive branch to adequately fulfill its constitutional functions.

Zachary Price

U.C. Hastings College of the Law

Paul Manafort's Many-Flawed Challenge to Prosecutorial Authority

1/4/18  //  Commentary

This lawsuit likely will face early dismissal.

Peter M. Shane

Ohio State, Moritz College of Law

Versus Trump: 2017 Scorecard

1/4/18  //  Uncategorized

On the first episode of Versus Trump of 2018, Jason and Charlie look back at Versus Trump cases in 2017 and score them as Administration wins, losses, or not-yet-decided. They also look ahead at big issues to come in 2018. Listen now!

Charlie Gerstein

Civil Rights Corps

Jason Harrow

Equal Citizens

Versus Trump: Judges of Christmas Future

12/21/17  //  Commentary

On this week’s Versus Trump holiday spectacular, it's all judges, all the time. Charlie, Jason, and Easha take a closer look at a number of the President's judicial nominees—confirmed, pending, and withdrawn—to examine what might happen to Versus Trump cases in years to come. Listen now!

Easha Anand

San Francisco

Charlie Gerstein

Civil Rights Corps

Jason Harrow

Equal Citizens