Presidents Truman and Trump’s executive powers were both challenged by the courts.

President Truman’s Executive Powers Were Challenged by the Courts

President Truman’s Executive Powers Were Challenged by the Courts

Bite-sized stories from presidential campaign history.
Feb. 22 2017 10:24 AM

Steely Executive Orders From Presidents Truman and Trump

When a president’s executive powers are challenged by the courts.

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