Title

March 7, 2019 -- Is Trump's National Emergency Legal?

Document Type

Lecture

Publication Date

3-7-2019

Abstract

On March 7, 2019, Western New England University of Law School and the Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs featured Professor Bruce Miller and Professor Art Wolf in a discussion entitled, Is Trump’s National Emergency Legal? The discussion covers the legality of President Trump’s National Emergency Declaration. Topics include the National Emergencies Act of 1976, separation of powers, disputed facts on the need for the emergency order, congressional authority over appropriations, presidential power to use appropriate funds as he wishes, and relevant judicial precedents.

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