Analyze one consequential presidential decision to determine to what extent, if any, the Constitution leads presidents to make good decisions.
To respond thoughtfully, read To Make Their Interests Coincide With Their Duty: How the Constitution Leads Public Officials to Make Good Decisions, and watch the 3 minute video linked here.
We encourage you to spend some time and think of a consequential decision on your own. Some examples of a consequential decision might include:
Successful responses will likely include references to the essay and to the Federalist Papers themselves. Responses will be evaluated on the following criteria: