Cascade-Siskiyou expansion: Who makes our nation’s laws, the president or Congress? (Guest opinion)
By Travis Joseph
Presidents of the United States, regardless of political party, should always follow the law. Separation of powers is the founding principle of our Constitution.
Law Professor Michael Blumm’s guest opinion in The Oregonian/OregonLive (“A misguided attack on the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument,” April 4) offers a different argument: Presidents should follow the law when it fits a political agenda, but be allowed to reinterpret the law when it doesn’t.Read the full article and discuss it »