Presidential Emergency Powers, Legal Overview

The Brennan Center for Justice hosted a symposium to consider the history, application, and scope of presidential emergency powers. This portion… read more

The Brennan Center for Justice hosted a symposium to consider the history, application, and scope of presidential emergency powers. This portion featured legal and policy experts who provided an overview of the range of executive powers that could be used by the president. The Brennan Center’s Liberty and National Security Program Director Liza Goitein also addressed President Trump’s potential application of emergency powers to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. close

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  • Sahar Aziz Professor Rutgers University->School of Law
  • William C. Banks Director Syracuse University->Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism
  • Elizabeth "Liza" Goitein Co-Director Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law->Liberty and National Security Program
  • Ashkhen Kazaryan Fellow TechFreedom->Civil Liberties Director and Legal Research
  • Wendy Parmet Professor Northwestern University->Law School
  • Philip Wallach Senior Fellow R Street Institute->Governance Project
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Program ID:
457012-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 17, 2019 | 2:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 25, 2019 | 11:44am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 17, 2019 | 2:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 17, 2019 | 9:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 2019 | 1:02am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 23, 2019 | 4:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 24, 2019 | 7:53am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 25, 2019 | 11:44am EST | C-SPAN 3
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