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Presidential Succession Problems with Acting Cabinet Secretaries and Decrepit Senators
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Presidential Succession Problems with Acting Cabinet Secretaries and Decrepit Senators

Editor’s Note: “A Crisis Waiting to Happen: The Jack News Investigates Presidential Succession,” is a series consisting of two parts. Part 1: Presidential succession beyond ‘Designated Survivor,’ on Saturday Part 2: Cabinet secretaries versus members of Congress in the line of presidential succession, on Sunday. Yesterday, The Jack News explored […]

Presidential Succession Isn’t As Simple As It Is on the TV Show Designated Survivor
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Presidential Succession Isn’t As Simple As It Is on the TV Show Designated Survivor

Editor’s Note: “A Crisis Waiting to Happen: The Jack News Investigates Presidential Succession,” is a series consisting of two parts. Part 1: Presidential succession beyond ‘Designated Survivor’ Part 2: Cabinet secretaries versus members of Congress in the line of presidential succession ABC’s hit show Designated Survivor has brought new attention […]

After Trump: A Hopeful Vision of the Madisonian Genius of Our Constitution
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After Trump: A Hopeful Vision of the Madisonian Genius of Our Constitution

The Unsustainable Administration of Donald Trump Donald Trump’s four-month old administration is in a state of perpetual crisis. The White House is filled with suspicion and leaks like a sieve. The President constantly undermines his own position in interviews and on Twitter. Approval ratings continue to steadily decline. Americans disapproving […]