Whatever roles the Constitution may assign to the states, the vice president, or the federal courts in resolving disputed electoral votes, it excludes Congress.
In the name of an ‘emergency,’ the administration is invoking a 50-year-old statute of doubtful relevance to justify a sweeping mandate over the private sector.
Presidents do have broad authority to deal with emergencies. But what Biden has done exceeds any such justification.
The pursuit of Trump after he has left office threatens to degrade the Constitution and to shatter what remains of national unity.
It’s a murky situation that could see none other than Vice President Harris preside.
A nation-centered foreign policy need not neglect unalienable rights.