Posts by Adam Lioz

Hearings on Trump’s Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch are less than a week away—and whomever is confirmed to the lifetime appointment will have a decisive vote on whose voices carry weight in our...
March 14, 2017 | Adam Lioz
Donald Trump has picked a Supreme Court nominee modeled after the late Justice Scalia—although even more extreme.  Judge Neil Gorsuch’s overall record reveals that time and again he sides with...
February 28, 2017 | Adam Lioz
Yesterday, President Trump followed through on his pledge to nominate someone in the mold of Justice Scalia to the U.S. Supreme Court—and that’s the last thing our democracy needs right now. ...
February 1, 2017 | Adam Lioz
An all-star team of ethics experts and constitutional scholars sued Donald Trump today for immediately violating the Constitution’s prohibition on government officials receiving payments from foreign...
January 23, 2017 | Adam Lioz
In a scary indication of just how far Republicans will go to carry water for Donald Trump, high-level party figures are now trying to bully the head of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE)—the...
January 18, 2017 | Adam Lioz
What to do when the leader of your party faces unprecedented ethics challenges, including being in violation of the Constitution’s prohibition on payments from foreigners the day he becomes President...
January 3, 2017 | Adam Lioz
Trump’s far-flung financial holdings and penchant for mixing official U.S. diplomacy with his private business affairs raise unprecedented concerns about divided loyalties, shaded judgment, foreign...
December 28, 2016 | Adam Lioz
Donald J. Trump has authoritarian tendencies, a dizzying array of conflicts of interest, and according to experts, will be in violation of the U.S. Constitution the moment he assumes office—in short...
December 23, 2016 | Adam Lioz