The Presidential Power to Pardon Was Never Intended to Obviate the Rule of Law!


  The  President has the power under Article II, Section 2 of the United States Constitution to pardon convicted criminals.  The Constitution states that the President: "shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States, except in cases of impeachment". The U.S. Supreme Court has interpreted this language to include the power to grant pardons, conditional... Continue Reading →

The Great Exodus from the Trump White House


 People are leaving the White House like people running from a burning building, people leaving work before a vacation, or people running away from a T-Rex. Trump’s business advisory council was hit on Tuesday by its fourth resignation in three days, the wake of his ill-advised handling of the Charlottesville riots.  Scott Paul, president of the Alliance for... Continue Reading →

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