Congress & the Executive: Checking, Balancing, & Delegation


Monday, February 24, 2020 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm



We are excited to host Professor Josh Blackman to speak about our American system of government and the respective role of congress and the executive in checking, balancing, and delegating power. Prof. Blackman is an Associate Professor of Law at the South Texas College of Law who specializes in constitutional law, the United States Supreme Court, and the intersection of law and technology. Prof. Blackman is the author of three books: "Unprecedented: The Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare"; "Unraveled: Obamacare, Religious Liberty, and Executive Power"; and "An Introduction to Constitutional Law: 100 Supreme Court Cases Everyone Should Know." Prof. Blackman was selected by Forbes Magazine for the "30 under 30" in Law and Policy, he has twice testified before the House Judiciary Committee on the constitutionality of executive action on immigration and health care, and he is an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute. Additionally, Prof. Blackman is the author of over four dozen law review articles, and his commentary has appeared in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, L.A. Times, and other national publications.


Alex Schreiber


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