The Oath and the Office: A Guide to the Constitution for Future Presidents
A Guide to the Constitution for Future Presidents offers a compact, comprehensive tour of the U.S. Constitution, and empowers all readers, voters, and future presidents with the knowledge and confidence to read and understand one of our nation’s most important founding documents. It is a timely and essential guide to the presidential powers and limits of the Constitution.
Can the president launch a nuclear attack without congressional approval? Can states legally resist a president’s executive order? In today’s fraught political climate, it seems as though we must become constitutional law scholars to understand the news from Washington. This text provides clarity for the layman and politician. Written by Corey Brettschneider. Hardcover, 289 pages.