Tag: separation-of-powers

54 What does the POTUS do, exactly? 2016-07-25T13:56:51.077

45 Can a US president have someone sent to prison? 2019-06-21T20:26:20.437

42 Where does Trump's authority to cut funding to WHO come from, if Congress controls spending? 2020-05-20T00:14:19.933

28 Can a President mandate Upvotes? 2017-11-09T13:02:45.160

28 Isn't the question of partisanship of US supreme court judges contradictory to the separation of powers? 2018-09-26T10:10:48.617

20 In American Politics, why is the Justice Department under the President? 2019-06-10T11:30:33.137

15 Presidential power over Congress 2017-03-27T16:40:09.783

14 Has a court ever struck down an election result in the United States? 2016-12-11T04:19:03.637

13 Are there plans to deal with "insurrection" of British monarchy? 2017-04-03T15:29:20.380

11 Can the US President recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights for the USA or does that need an act of Congress? 2019-03-22T21:53:20.423

10 Entire court impeached 2018-08-08T21:02:51.723

10 What is the legal basis for the Trump administration's decision to impose and then remove tariffs? 2019-04-10T21:40:27.327

9 Is the US president the ultimate law-enforcement officer? 2019-09-30T19:23:01.797

8 What would it take to test War Powers Resolution (practically)? 2016-08-28T23:15:56.693

8 How is judicial independence ensured for International Tribunals? 2017-12-12T17:21:46.970

8 Aren't, in practice, the executive and legislative powers oftentimes nearly unified? 2019-03-03T12:41:44.903

8 How is justice supposed to work for the president of the United States? 2019-07-26T09:01:34.543

8 Can the Supreme Court strike down an impeachment that wasn’t for ‘high crimes and misdemeanors’ or is Congress the sole judge? 2021-01-09T06:39:45.663

7 What are the reasons that Poland's people would allow the elimination of separation of powers? 2017-12-15T01:29:12.687

7 What executive powers does the Prime Minister have? 2019-11-21T18:01:52.403

6 Why doesn't the House of Representatives have a say in treaties? 2014-02-17T18:44:48.520

6 Is there a fusion of powers in parliamentary regimes? 2015-06-07T02:07:46.783

6 Has there ever been any government in the world where a science commission was a branch of power with constitutional level? 2018-10-19T14:54:07.870

5 Congressional Review Act--Is it Constitutional? 2016-12-20T16:10:05.547

5 How can the Judicial Branch enforce its orders? 2018-07-09T17:37:17.950

5 Would this use of *nobile officium* be a separation of powers violation? 2019-09-30T16:45:59.607

5 Has the UK Parliament been successfully sued for passing or doing something deemed unconstitutional? 2019-10-23T07:51:48.170

5 How immune are Supreme Court justices or other high ranking judicial officials from punishment for crimes committed during their official duties? 2021-01-08T04:18:09.053

4 Does the head-of-state pardon violate separation of powers? 2012-12-07T19:13:18.337

4 What are the President's responsibilities in executing judicial order? 2015-05-06T22:11:43.967

4 Is there a recent example of a constitutional court decision limiting presidential powers within Europe? 2018-06-14T07:35:13.993

4 Are there well-known democracy ranking/evaluation systems that penalize the fusion of powers (between the executive and legislative)? 2019-10-17T03:04:13.200

4 Can the Secret Service be fired by the President? 2020-11-11T09:25:00.637

3 Is there an analysis of what levels of government makes different decisions? 2016-04-09T14:26:27.027

3 Why is driver's test privatization in purvue of Israel's Supreme Court? 2016-11-29T17:19:00.150

3 Is the H1-B visa program an executive initiative or a statutory mandate? 2016-12-15T15:14:34.003

3 Ability of the President of the United States to contact other nations in secret 2017-04-13T03:53:14.760

3 Press conference by SC judges 2019-02-15T08:27:07.950

3 How has the division of power worked, between govt and parliament, in modern Britain? 2019-02-28T10:29:48.250

3 Who has the power to designate new countries for TPS (temporary protected status)? 2019-04-26T02:40:20.140

2 What are commonly cited pros and cons of central bank independence? 2012-12-05T21:34:34.313

2 Why is government usually divided in exactly three specific branches 2016-11-18T15:04:19.627

2 Why are the EU and Media so against Poland's court reforms, when other countries have similar systems 2017-12-19T10:37:21.840

2 Power structure of French vs. German federalism 2018-02-24T20:37:21.570

2 Can confirmations be revoked? 2018-04-24T00:09:09.183

2 What are different ways of allocating investigative power? 2018-07-19T22:14:13.017

2 Do US federal agencies take a position on legislation? 2018-10-18T17:12:40.253

2 Was parliamentary ratification of trade treaties necessary in the UK (before joining the EU)? 2019-05-24T14:09:19.220

1 What are the negative and positive consequences of a system of seperated powers? 2013-10-14T01:16:54.397

1 Interdependence and independence of powers 2016-12-03T19:06:16.297

1 Does Constitutional Court deciding upon a law related to its members break the "checks and balances" principle? 2018-03-29T15:03:30.480

0 How is the power of the FBI in the US limited to not threaten separation of powers? 2016-11-30T18:03:12.170

0 Why not just put FPTP in one house and PR in the other? 2019-08-30T22:42:25.317

0 Could the president push a bailout for industries affected by a disaster without congressional support? 2020-03-18T19:48:53.827

-1 What incentive would the House or Senate have to ever adjourn if NRLB v. Canning is upheld? 2013-10-15T20:31:09.950

-2 Is there any other constitutional body represented in Autonomous Communities? 2019-10-01T16:20:51.230

-3 What checks and balances are there to stop the Supreme Court from grossly misinterpreting the constitution? 2021-01-09T15:51:27.600

-5 Whistleblowers and statutory protections 2019-10-05T12:54:08.213

-6 Would federal agencies have enough power to run the country without the government? 2018-09-29T00:40:48.810