Trump’s Acts Show the Urgent Need to Curb the Imperial Presidency
The end of the Mueller investigation reveals that post-Watergate guardrails set up against executive overreach have been smashed and need replacing.
Protect Democracy Statement and Resources on News That Attorney General William Barr has Received the Mueller Report
Ian Bassin, Executive Director of Protect Democracy, released the following statement today in response to news that Special Counsel Robert Mueller sent a report on his investigation to Attorney General William Barr: “Our Democracy only works if people have the facts to hold their leaders accountable. Attorney General…
BREAKING: Lawsuit Promised if President Trump Makes Emergency Declaration
Protect Democracy and Niskanen Will Represent El Paso County and the Border Network for Human Rights in Suit Against President Trump Over Emergency Declaration FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | February 14, 2019 WASHINGTON, DC – Protect Democracy and the Niskanen Center have prepared a lawsuit and will file it…