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Elizabeth Goitein

Elizabeth (Liza) Goitein co-directs the Brennan Center for Justice’s Liberty and National Security Program, which seeks to advance effective national security policies that respect constitutional values and the rule of law.

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The Courts Will Likely Let Trump Declare an ‘Emergency,’ Even If It’s Made Up

The National Emergencies Act gives the president enormous discretion—and powers

Elizabeth Goitein ·


Can Trump Declare a National Emergency to Build the Wall?

A Q&A with the Brennan Center's Liza Goitein, a leading expert on emergency powers

Elizabeth Goitein ·


The Corker-Kaine Bill Would Codify, not End, the Forever War

The replacement AUMF would formalize a reversal of the Constitution, allowing the president to declare wars and Congress — if it dares — to veto them.

Elizabeth Goitein ·


The Nunes Memo Doesn't Reveal an Abuse of Power. It Is One.

There is every indication that the Nunes memo was designed to present a misleading picture.

Elizabeth Goitein ·





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