Topic 1: The Philosophical and Historical Foundations of the American Political System and the Creation of the U.S. Constitution
This topic features the Honorable Susan Leeson, Associate Justice, Oregon Supreme Court (retired), as she discusses the foundations of the U.S. Constitution with a particular focus on the evolution of the American presidency.
Session 1: What is Executive Power? Grievances in the Declaration of Independence
Session 2: State Views of “Good Executive Power” and Three Plans for Union
Session 5: Parsing Article II: The “White Spaces”