Op-ed: The United States Congress should reclaim constitutional powers it gave to president

By Gordon L. Weil, 12 August
United States Capitol (photo credit: Matthew Hurst/flickr)
United States Capitol (photo credit: Matthew Hurst/flickr)
Last week, a Washington Post editorial cartoon showed an elderly couple celebrating a man’s birthday. Nice. His name is “U.S. Constitution.” His wife tells him, “Some people are whispering about whether you are too old for the job.” A lot has changed since he was born in 1787. But the Constitution has stopped being updated and amended for fear that changing anything in it may open the way to repealing some its best parts, like the First Amendment.
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