Tag: executive branch

August 17, 2018
June 27, 2016

The Nine is Jeffrey Toobin’s reveals the lives of post-WWII Supreme Court Justices. He explores the notion of ideology and politics within the role of the judicial branch. We’ve chosen this 2007 title as a general look at the Supreme Court in order to discuss rule of law, personal politics, and the judicial branch more broadly.

April 27, 2010

Governance Salon featuring David Lewis, Vanderbilt University April 26, 2010 https://youtu.be/yavpDH03CDw This paper explains why American presidents politicize some agencies and not others. It focuses on politicization motivated by a…