executive action

Obama's Executive Power Isn't What He Thinks It Is
August 14, 2014

Congress, not the president, has the sole authority to write laws.

Obama Is Legally Allowed to Enforce—or Not Enforce—the Law
Ross Douthat misunderstands the separation of powers
August 03, 2014

Ross Douthat misunderstands the separation of powers.

These 5 Things Will Decide Whether Obama Reduces Deportations
July 31, 2014

Why Obama might want to go big on protecting undocumented immigrants—and why he might not.

4 Ways Obama Can Reform Immigration By Himself
June 30, 2014

The most likely action will be an expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

200 Things Obama Can Do For the Environment—Without Congress
January 21, 2014

The executive order can be a beautiful thing. Use it, Mr. President!