Media Hits, Events, and Commentary (October 15 – October 29)

October 29th, 2017

Here are my commentaries, events, and media hits over the past two weeks.


  1. College students should learn from the Supreme Court: Free speech protects everyone, Washington Times (Oct. 25, 2017).
  2. The Travel Ban and the Rational Basis Test, Lawfare (Oct. 23, 2017).
  3. Jeff Sessions Restores the Rule of Law, National Review (Oct. 16, 2017).
  4. The ‘Resistance’ vs. George Washington, Wall Street Journal (Oct. 15, 2017) (with Seth Barrett Tillman).



  1. Panel on Collective Liberty at UNLV Federalist Society Chapter (Oct. 25, 2017).
  2. Debate on the Travel Ban at University of Michigan Law School Federalist Society Chapter (Oct. 23, 2017).
  3. Supreme Court Roundup at South Texas College of Law Houston Federalist Society Chapter (Oct. 19, 2017).



  1. Guest on National Constitution Center Podcast to discuss the Emoluments Clauses litigation (Oct. 26, 2017).
  2. Cited in DOJ Headed in the Right Direction on Foreign Emoluments Clause, National Review (Oct. 26, 2017).
  3. Cited in Trump, Emoluments, and the Professoriate, The Weekly Standard (Oct. 24, 2017).
  4. Quoted in In Rare Move, DC Circuit to Livestream Arguments in Immigrant Abortion Case, National Law Journal (Oct. 19, 2017).
  5. Quoted in Here’s how two judges’ rulings against Trump’s newest travel ban differ, Washington Examiner (Oct. 18, 2017).
  6. Guest on BBC 5’s Up All Night to discuss the Travel Ban ruling (Oct. 18, 2017).
  7. Quoted in Trump’s Business Empire Sends Court Into Uncharted Legal Terrain, Bloomberg Politics (Oct. 18, 2017).
  8. Guest on The Morning Drive w/Dave & Amy, KLIF 570 AM to discuss U.S. v. Microsoft (Oct. 17, 2017).
  9. Quoted in Trump’s travel ban in court (again), but with a difference, Christian Science Monitor (Oct. 16, 2017).
  10. Quoted in Constitutional Lawyer: Yes, Obama’s Affordable Care Act Subsidy Provision Was Illegal, Town Hall (Oct. 16, 2017).
  11. Quoted in States’ lawsuit to continue cost-sharing payments faces a challenging road, Modern Healthcare (Oct. 16, 2017).