Separation of Powers: Appointments Clause

In his address held on the 200th anniversary of the Constitution, Chief Justice Rehnquist discusses the appointments clause of Article II.… read more

In his address held on the 200th anniversary of the Constitution,

Chief Justice Rehnquist discusses the appointments clause of Article II. His theme

is that while this clause has been a point of contention between

presidents and Congress, it nevertheless is an important element of

the system of checks and balances and separation of powers. close

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Program ID:
3045-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 19, 1987 | 4:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Sep 19, 1987 | 4:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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