Intelligence Squared US Debates Presidential Powers Aug. 14
Intelligence Squared US debates the following proposition: "The President Has Usurped the Constitutional Power of Congress." With executive orders, administrative regulations, creative interpretations of federal statutes, and executive agreements with other nations, it may seem that the President, not Congress, is wielding the most potent legislative power. But some argue that this is nothing new: they say the President is simply exercising his well-established executive discretion. Tune in Sunday, Aug. 14 at 12 noon to hear the spirited debate.