Dr. C. Verbois
Pols 305 - American Congress


 
Heritage Guide to the Constitution Part One (copy and paste the following url to access: http://www.heritage.org/constitution#!/preamble )
Heritage Guide to the Constitution Part Two (copy and paste the following url to access: http://www.heritage.org/constitution#!/preamble )
The American Congress, Introduction and Chapter One, by Jack Rakove
The Myth of the Modern Presidency, Introduction
The Myth of the Modern Presidency, Chapter 5
The Surprisingly Stronger Case for the Legality of the NSA Surveillance Program-The FDR Precedent
Resolved, the Framers of the Constitution would Approve of the Modern Presidency (pages 1-13 of Debating the Presidency)
Resolved, Presidents have Usurped the War Power that Rightfully Belongs to Congress (Pages 100-120 of Debating the Presidency)
Resolved, the President has too Much Power in the Selection of Judges (Pages 154-169 of Debating the Presidency)
War Powers in the Bush Administration (Pages 131-156 of Testing the Limits)
Benjamin Wittes, The Case for Congress (Pages 131-150 in Law and the Long War) ***photocopies provided by professor with permission
 

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