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Sounds Like a Constitutional Crisis

“Our constitutional system never contemplated a President like Donald Trump. The Framers anticipated friction among the three branches of government, which has been a constant throughout our history, but the Trump White House has now established a complete blockade against the legislative branch, thwarting any meaningful oversight. The system, it appears, may simply be incapable of responding to this kind of challenge.”

Jeffrey Toobin

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Bush Would Change the Constitution

There are like 10 things I would change in the Constitution with a magic wand.

— Jeb Bush, quoted by the Washington Post, when asked if he supports revoking birthright citizenship.

News & Comment

Reading Constitution Risks Ugly Surprises for GOP-Tea Party – Framers Were Liberals, Congress’ Right to Tax Is Enshrined

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