Commentary, Media Hits, and Events (February 10-March 4)

March 4th, 2018

Here are my commentaries, media hits, and speaking engagements from February 10, 2018 through March 4, 2018.


  1. The Travel Ban, Article II, and the Nondelegation Doctrine, Lawfare (Feb. 22, 2018).
  2. The Judiciary Learns To Equilibrate Between the President and the Legal Resistance, Lawfare (Feb. 15, 2018).
  3. On the Judicial Resistance, Lawfare (Feb. 12, 2018).



  1. Cited in Guns, Code, and Freedom, Reason (Mar. 3, 2018)
  2. Quoted in Texas Leads Novel Legal Approach to Taking Down Obamacare, Lifezette (Feb. 28, 2018).
  3. Quoted in Latest ACA Assault Has Fighting Chance Despite Clear Flaws, Law 360 (Feb. 27, 2018).
  4. Quoted in States Sue to Overturn ObamaCare in Light of Mandate Penalty Repeal, The New American (Feb. 27, 2018).
  5. Quoted in 20 states sue to kill Obamacare, citing Trump’s mandate repeal, Washington Times (Feb. 26, 2018).
  6. Quoted in 20 states sue Trump administration to end Obamacare after mandate repeal, Washington Examiner (Feb. 26, 2018).
  7. Guest on “The American Way” to discuss the Supreme Court (Feb. 24, 2018).
  8. Quoted in Trump’s Justice Department reverses Obama stance on requiring union dues, Washington Times (Feb. 12, 2018).
  9. Quoted in What is obstruction of justice?, The Hill (Feb. 10, 2018).


Academic Presentations

  1. Presentation on Barnett/Blackman Casebook at “Civil Education in the Time of Upheaval,” Univeristy of Texas, Austin (Feb.16, 2018).



  1. Debate on the Travel Ban, BYU Federalist Society Chapter (Feb. 28, 2018)
  2. Pidgeon v. Turner: The Status of Same-Sex Marriage in the Lone Star State, Houston Bar Association (Feb. 23, 2018).
  3. Debate on the Travel Ban, Washington University Federalist Society Chapter (Feb. 13, 2018).
  4. Free Speech and Intellectual Diversity in Law Schools, Southern Illinois Federalist Society Chapter (Feb. 12, 2018).