Jeff Shesol

Jeff Shesol is the author of Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. The Supreme Court and is a former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton

Jurisprudence
July 3 2012 11:36 AMThe Mystery and Mystique of John RobertsAnd why we should leave as little as possible to the chief justice to decide.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 3 2010 6:21 PMRepealing Common Sense The conservative mission to destroy the Constitution in order to save it.
Jurisprudence
June 28 2012 5:55 PMJohn Roberts Is No HeroWhy our crush on the chief justice is silly—and undeserved.
High Concept
Dec. 11 1997 3:30 AMThey Don't Know JackWhat all the new books get wrong about JFK.
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